Dr. Sara Stern-Nezer is a board-certified UCI Health neurologist and neurointensivist who primarily sees patients in the hospital when they are admitted to the neuroscience intensive care unit.
Stern-Nezer earned her medical degree at Stanford School of Medicine in Stanford, Calif., followed by an internal medicine internship at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center and a neurology residency at Stanford Hospital. She also completed a fellowship in neurocritical care at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.
Stern-Nezer’s interests include clinical trials in neurocritical care and stroke, quality improvement, sleep and delirium. She also is focused on long-term outcomes after acute neurological injury, including cognitive changes, fatigue and depression.
She sees patients at UCI Health Neurology Services at Pavilion 1 in Orange and at UCI Health Douglas Hospital.