Nabil Altememi, M.D.

Biography : 

Dr. Nabil Altememi received his M.D. degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond, VA in 2009.  He completed his internship in internal medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine at Englewood Hospital Medical Center in Englewood, New Jersey in 2010 and completed his residency in neurology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York in 2013.  In June 2014 he completed a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD.  In addition, Dr. Altememi completed a fellowship in sleep medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD. He is board certified in neurology, clinical neurophysiology and sleep medicine, and is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Curriculum Vitae : 
OFFICE ADDRESS:

The Neurology Center, P.A.
5454 Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 1720
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

2021 K Street, NW
Suite 210
Washington, DC  20037

The Neurology Center for Sleep Disorders
6931 Arlington Road
Suite T-100
Bethesda, MD 20814

BUSINESS TELEPHONE: 301-562-7200
CITIZENSHIP: USA
LICENSURE:

Maryland
District of Columbia
Virginia
Pennsylvania

 

CERTIFICATION:

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 9/2013
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 10/2015
American Academy of Sleep Medicine, 10/2015

EDUCATION:  
UNDERGRADUATE Bachelor of Science, Biology, Summa Cum Laude
George Mason University, Fairfax, VA  - 5/2003

Certificate of Anatomy
Virginia Commonwealth University
School of Medicine, Richmond, VA  - 5/2004

MEDICAL SCHOOL Doctor of Medicine
Virginia Commonwealth University
School of Medicine, Richmond, VA  - 5/2009
INTERNSHIP Internal Medicine, Preliminary, Medical Intern
Mount Sinai School of Medicine at Englewood
Hospital Medical Center, Englewood, NJ
07/2009-06/2010
RESIDENCY Department of Neurology, Resident
Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Beth Israel
Medical Center, New York, NY
07/2010-06/2013
FELLOWSHIP

Department of Neurology, Fellowship
Clinical Neurophysiology/Neuromuscular Division
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
07/2013-06/2014

Department of Medicine, Fellow
Sleep Medicine, Division of Pulmonary
and Critical Care Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
07/2014-06/2015

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:  
07/2015-Present The Neurology Center
5454 Wisconsin Avenue, #1720
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
12/2006-1/2007 Teaching Assistant, Anatomy
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
01/2004-5/2006 Teaching Assistant, Neuroanatomy
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
09/2004-07/2005 Research Assistant
Department of Neurosurgery
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES: American Academy of Neurology
American Adademy of Sleep Medicine
PUBLICATIONS:

Papers

Sun D, Bullock MR, Altememi N, Zhou Z, Hagood S, Rolfe A, McGinn MJ, Hamm R, Colello RJ.  The effect of epidermal growth factor in the injured brain after trauma in rats.  J Neurotrauma. 2010 May;27(5):923-38.             

Sun D, Bullock MR, McGinn MJ, Zhou Z, Altememi N, Hagood S, Hamm R, Colello RJ. Basic fibroblast growth factor-enhanced neurogenesis contributes to cognitive recovery in rats following traumatic brain injury.  Exp Neurol. 2009 Mar;216(1):56-65.                     

Zhou Z, Daugherty WP, Sun D, Levasseur JE, Altememi N, Hamm RJ, Rockswold GL, Bullock MR. Protection of mitochondrial function and improvement in cognitive recovery in rats treated with hyperbaric oxygen following lateral fluid-percussion injury.  J Neurosurg. 2007 Apr;106(4):687-94.          

Levasseur JE, Alessandri B, Reinert M, Clausen T, Zhou Z, Altememi N, Bullock MR. Lactate, not glucose, up-regulates mitochondrial oxygen consumption both in sham and lateral fluid percussed rat brains. Neurosurgery. 2006 Nov;59(5):1122-30; discussion 1130-1.