Abraham Chyung, MD, PhD

Abraham Chyung, MD, PhD

Specialties

  • Neurology

Areas of Expertise

  • Epilepsy
  • Neurology
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Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037 US 32.8963 -117.243
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    Phone Number
    858-554-8676

Biography

Abraham Chyung, MD, is a neurologist specializing in the evaluation and treatment of memory and seizure disorders. With a doctorate degree in Alzheimer’s disease research, he has a strong clinical interest in conditions that cause memory loss. These include Alzheimer’s disease, frontotemporal dementia, Lewy body dementia, vascular dementia, normal pressure hydrocephalus and other dementia syndromes.

Dr. Chyung has subspecialty fellowship training in epilepsy and is a co-director of the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit at Scripps Memorial Hospital in Encinitas. He has published peer-reviewed articles on the subject of both dementia and epilepsy. Read more

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, 2009
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology, 2006

Medical Education

  • University of Pennsylvania, MD, 2000

Residencies

  • University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, Neurology, 2004

Fellowships

  • University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, Epilepsy, 2005