Amy Nielsen, DO

Dr. Amy Nielsen, DO
Dr. Amy Nielsen, DO


  • Neurology

Areas of Expertise

  • Neurology
  • Neurophysiology
6010 Hidden Valley Rd
Ste 200
Carlsbad, CA 92011

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Languages Spoken

  • English


As a general neurologist, Amy Nielsen, DO, treats a variety of neurological conditions including epilepsy, dementia, multiple sclerosis, and nerve and spinal cord issues. She has a special interest in helping patients with migraines and treating stroke. She also performs nerve conduction studies (NCS) and electromyography (EMG) testing to help diagnose disorders of muscles and peripheral nerves.

Dr. Nielsen believes that every patient/physician relationship is a partnership developed by trust and communication. She wants her patients to play an active role in their own health and be a part of the decision making process.

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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, 2011
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology, 2010

Medical Education

  • Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, DO, 2006


  • Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Neurology, 2007


  • Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Neurology, 2010


  • Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Neurophysiology, 2011
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