Namita Goyal

Namita A. Goyal, MD


Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine

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  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine [Neurology]
  • English
Medical School
Ross University School of Medicine
UIC-Christ Hospital & Medical CenterInternal Medicine
University of Chicago HospitalsNeurology
Massachusetts General HospitalClinical Neurophysiology/EMG
Professional Positions
  • Associate Clinical Professor — Department of Neurology
  • Director — Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship Program, Department of Neurology
Awards and Recognition
  • Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association — 2019-2020
More Information

Dr. Namita Goyal is a UCI Health specialist in neuromuscular medicine, with board certifications in neurology, electrodiagnostic medicine and neuromuscular medicine. Her clinical interests include muscular dystrophies, muscle disease, myasthenia gravis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and demyelinating neuropathies. She performs a number of diagnostic procedures including adult and pediatric electromyogram (EMG), single-fiber EMG and muscle biopsies.

Goyal completed a residency in neurology at University of Chicago Medical Center, followed by a fellowship in electromyography, clinical neurophysiology and neuromuscular disease at Harvard University’s Massachusetts General Hospital, where she subsequently served as a faculty member.

At UC Irvine, Goyal continues her work in neuromuscular medicine. In addition to evaluating and treating patients, she is a mentor to fellows and residents, serving as fellowship director for the Department of Neurology. She also is an investigator in several clinical trials involving neuromuscular diseases.

UCI Health ALS & Neuromuscular Center
200 S. Manchester Ave., Suite 110
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-2332
Fax: 714-456-5997