Lydia Shajenko MD, PhD, Neurologist and Clinical Neurophysiologist in Private Practice

Get to know Neurologist and Clinical Neurophysiologist Dr. Lydia Shajenko, who serves the population of New Jersey.

Lydia Shajenko MD, PhD, is a Neurologist and Clinical Neurophysiologist with her own private practice, and is affiliated with Palisades General Hospital in North Bergen and Holy Name Hospital in Teaneck.

Dr. Lydia Shajenko is a highly respected and experienced physician, having been in practice for over two decades. Her acclaimed career in medicine began in 1997, when she graduated with both her Medical Degree and PhD from the University of Connecticut Health Center in Farmington. After medical school, she completed her General Surgery/Neurosurgery internship with the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, followed by her Neurology residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York. Pursuing advanced medical training, Dr. Shajenko undertook her Clinical Neurophysiology fellowship at New York University.

Dr. Shajenko is double board certified in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, and she is determined to enhance her patients’ quality of life, providing high quality, individualized care and support in order to ensure the most optimal results. She provides expert treatment for a wide array of conditions including head trauma, concussions, dizziness, migraines, neck and back pain, seizure disorders, epilepsy, carpal tunnel, and neuropathy, among others. Moreover, Dr. Shajenko performs Electromyography, Electroencephalogram, Vagus Nerve Stimulation, and Videonystagmography.

Dr. Shajenko has experience with studying the neurotoxic mechanisms of amyloid beta-peptide in Alzheimer’s Disease, and she is committed to staying current with the newest guidelines, developments, and procedures in her field. 

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