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Emily Rubenstein Engel, MD

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Dr. Emily Rubenstein Engel, MD

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10710 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Headache Medicine

Biography

Emily Rubenstein Engel, MD, is a neurologist and Fellow of the American Headache Society specializing in headache medicine. As a headache specialist and director of the Scripps Dalessio Headache Center at Scripps Clinic, she provides treatment for migraines, including nerve blocks and Botox. She also treats patients for cluster headache, trigeminal neuralgia and occipital neuralgia, as well as dizziness and vertigo.


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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Headache Medicine, 2012
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology, 2004

Medical Education

  • Drexel College of Medicine AKA Hahnemann University, MD, 1998

Internships

  • University of California, Los Angeles San Fernando Valley, Internal Medicine, 1999

Residencies

  • University of California, Los Angeles, Neurology, 2002

Fellowships

  • Harbor Univ of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Neurophysiology, 2003
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