Steven N. Sykes, MD

Clinical Service Chief, Department of Neurology

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Steven N. Sykes, MD

Clinical Service Chief, Department of Neurology

  • Neurology

Clinical Neurophysiology



EMG (Electromyography, Electromyograms)

General Neurology

Headaches (Acute, Chronic, Tension, Rebound)

Multiple Sclerosis

Nerve Conduction Study / Studies


Parkinson's Disease

Seizure Disorders (Epilepsy)

Stroke (Cerebrovascular Accident) - CVA

  • Medical School: University of Michigan School of Medicine, 2002
  • Internship: Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital, 2003
  • Residency: University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center- Neurology, 2006
  • Fellowship: Los Angeles County Hospital/University of Southern California- Clinical Neurophysiology, 2007
  • Recipient- Golden Hippocampus Teaching Award, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2014
  • Recipient- Friends of Nursing Award, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2009
  • Recipient- Physician of the Year Award, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2008
  • Assistant Clinical Professor- Department of Neurology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Member- American Academy of Neurology

Click here for a list of peer-reviewed publications.

  • Beydoun SR, Sykes SN, Ganguly G, Lee TS. Hereditary neuropathy with liability to pressure palsies: description of seven patients without known family history. Acta Neurol Scand. 2008;117(4):266-272.
  • Leary MC, Kidwell CS, Villablanca JP, Starkman S, Jahan R, Duckwiler GR, Gobin YP, Sykes S, Gough KJ, Ferguson K, et al. Validation of computed tomographic middle cerebral artery "dot" sign: an angiographic correlation study. Stroke. 2003;34(11):2636-2640.
  • Liau LM, Jensen ER, Kremen TJ, Odesa SK, Sykes SN, Soung MC, Miller JF, Bronstein JM. Tumor immunity within the central nervous system stimulated by recombinant Listeria monocytogenes vaccination. Cancer Res. 2002;62(8):2287-2293.
  • Liau LM, Black KL, Martin NA, Sykes SN, Bronstein JM, Steele LH, Mischel PS, Belldegrun A, Cloughesy TF. Treatment of a patient by vaccination with autologous dendritic cells pulsed with allogeneic major histocompatibility complex class I-matched tumor peptides. Case Report. Neurosurg Focus. 2000;9 6):Article 8.
  • Liau LM, Black KL, Prins RM, Sykes SN, DiPatri PL, Cloughesy TF, Becker DP, Bronstein JM. Treatment of intracranial gliomas with bone marrow-derived dendritic cells pulsed with tumor antigens. J Neurosurg. 1999;90(6):1115-1124.

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