Jennifer Takesaka, MD

General Neurology, Epilepsy

Dr. Takesaka has always been interested in the way the brain works and appreciates the challenges of caring for patients with neurological disorders.

She enjoys practicing general neurology and sees patients with various neurological conditions including headache, epilepsy, neuropathy, tremor, Parkinson’s Disease, stroke and more.

Dr. Takesaka joined NCD in 2014, quickly becoming an essential part of the family. She performs EMGs in our clinic, and also interprets EEGs performed in the clinic and hospital setting. In every patient visit, Dr. Takesaka is committed to hearing the full story and treating the root cause of disease to ensure a better quality of life is obtained.

When she is away from the office, she enjoys playing the piano and spending time with family and friends.

Education

  • Fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology at Emory University in Atlanta, GA
  • Fellowship in Epilepsy at Emory University in Atlanta, GA
  • Residency in Neurology at Emory University in Atlanta, GA
  • Internship at the University of Maryland in Baltimore
  • Medical School at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo
  • Undergraduate Degree in Neurobiology at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia 

Certification

  • Board Certified in Neurology

HOSPITAL AFFILIATION

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas
  • Medical City Dallas Hospital

Language(s) Spoken

  • English