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David Standaert, MD

David Standaert, MD, PhD

Neurology Birmingham, AL

Professor and Chair of Neurology

Office Address

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  • 1719 6th Ave S
    CIRC 516
    Birmingham, AL 35294
    Phone: (205) 996-6329

Dr. Standaert's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurology: Movement Disorder
  • Clinical Interests: Messenger RNA; Corpus Striatum; Sprague-Dawley Rats; Neurons; Mice; Parkinson Disease; N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptors; In Situ Hybridization

Dr. Standaert's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Professor and ChairUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
    Birmingham, AL

Dr. Standaert's Education & Medical Training

  • Massachusetts General HospitalMassachusetts General HospitalFellowship, Movement Disorders
  • University of Pennsylvania Health SystemUniversity of Pennsylvania Health SystemResidency, Neurology
  • Washington University/Barnes-Jewish HospitalWashington University/Barnes-Jewish HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine
  • Washington Univ Sch of MedWashington University School of Medicine in St. LouisMedical School

Dr. Standaert's Certifications & Licensure

  • AL State Medical LicenseAL State Medical License2006 - 2014
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology, 1993, Current

Dr. Standaert's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • Brain Regions And Genes Implicated In Early Onset Dystonia
    Brain Regions And Genes Implicated In Early Onset DystoniaNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    2009 - 2011
  • Torsina And The Pathophysiology Of Dystonia
    Torsina And The Pathophysiology Of DystoniaNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    2008 - 2008
  • Torsina And The Pathophysiology Of Dystonia
    Torsina And The Pathophysiology Of DystoniaNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    2004 - 2007
  • Abnormalities In Gene Expression And Synucleinopathies
    Abnormalities In Gene Expression And SynucleinopathiesNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    2004 - 2008
  • NMDA Receptors--Regulation Of Basal Ganglia Function
    NMDA Receptors--Regulation Of Basal Ganglia FunctionNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    2001 - 2004
  • Agonist Pramipexole VS Levodopa On Motor Complications In Parkinson'S Disease
    Agonist Pramipexole VS Levodopa On Motor Complications In Parkinson'S DiseaseNational Center For Research Resources
    1997 - 2002
  • NMDA Receptors--Regulation Of Basal Ganglia Function
    NMDA Receptors--Regulation Of Basal Ganglia FunctionNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    1996 - 2000

Dr. Standaert's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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