Ashok Joshua Dayananthan, M.D.
- Assistant Clinical Professor
Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
4860 Y St., Suite 0100
Sacramento, CA 95817
UC Davis Midtown Ambulatory Care Center
3160 Folsom Blvd, Suite 2100
Sacramento, CA 95816
Additional Phone Numbers
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)
Philosophy of Care
I strive to improve my patients' overall quality of life through compassionate care and collaboration with patients and their families/caregivers.
Movement Disorders Fellowship trained, with skills including diagnosis and treatment for Parkinson's disease, tremors, Huntington's disease, and dystonia, among others. Procedural skills including deep brain stimulation programming for movement disorders and botulinum toxin injections for dystonia, tremor, and chronic migraine headache.
Dr. Dayananthan's research interests include Parkinson's disease and Huntington's disease. Academic interests include resident and medical student teaching.
M.D., University of Toledo College of Medicine, Toledo OH 2011
B.S., UCLA, Los Angeles CA 2006
Neurology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2012-2015
Neurology-Movement Disorders, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2015-2016
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2015
American Academy of Neurology
Movement Disorders Society