Abhishek Lunagariya, MD

Abhishek Lunagariya, MD

Abhishek Lunagariya, MD

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine, Omaha Campus

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Neurology

Position

  • Assistant Professor

Biography

Dr Lunagariya is a Neurologist with additional training/ expertise in Stroke and Vascular Neurology. He is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Creighton University School of Medicine, one of the oldest, reputed medical school in the USA. He received Neurology training at University of Florida- Gainesville under world renowned Neurologists as Dr Kenneth Heilman. Later on he received Vascular Neurology training at a prestigeous University of California- San Diego under world renowned Vascular Neurologist- Scientist Dr Justin Zivin, who has been credited for revolutionizing Stroke treatment with invention of tPA. He is a recipient of prestigious "National Institute of Health StrokeNet- SPOTRIAS" funding awarded to very few. In additional to Neurology, he holds strong interests in physician leadership/ healthcare administration. He graduated Masters in Healthcare Administration wiht honors at University of Houston - Texas Medical Center.   
 
He is double board certified in Neurology as well as Vascular Neurology. He has been invited to various national-international conferences to talk about his clinical research/ opinion. He has been also invited for "Neurology on the Hill", a platform to increase awareness of prominent healthcare issues among Senators/ House Representatives. He takes interest in healthcare advocacy and outreach at local as well as national level. He enjoys photography and travelling.

Publications and Presentations

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Presentations

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Hyper- acute Stroke Care
    Stroke Epidemiology
    Disparities in Stroke Care across the USA 
    Stroke prevention
    Healthcare advocacy and outreach.