Nirav Pavasia, MD

General Neurology, Movement Disorders

Dr. Nirav Pavasia found his passion in Movement Disorders through the challenges of treating Parkinson Disease, Essential Tremor and other movement disorders.

He believes in a multidisciplinary approach to patient care and loves to connect with his patients.

Dr. P, as some of his patients call him, manages patients with Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) for initial programming and subsequent follow up care. Furthermore, he treats dystonia, spasticity, blephrospasm, hemifacial spasm and migraine headaches with Botulinum Toxin Therapy. His additional interests include stroke, Alzheimer’s disease, Lewy Body Dementia and other forms of neurodegenerative disorders.

As a leading physician in Parkinson’s disease care, Dr. Pavasia serves on the board for DAPS (Dallas Area Parkinson’s Society) and well as provides continued education on movement disorders throughout the community.

Dr. Pavasia loves to travel and spend time with his wife and beautiful daughter.  He enjoys professional football and trying out different ethnic foods.  His fascination of the Solar System has led him to explore the field of astronomy. 

Education

  • Neurology Residency at Medical College of Georgia
  • Movement Disorders Fellowship at Medical College of Georgia

Certification

  • Board certified in Neurology, additional certification in Movement Disorders

Hospital Affiliation

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas
  • Medical City Dallas Hospital

Language(s) Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi