Namita Goyal

Namita A. Goyal, MD


Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine

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  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology - General
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine [P&N]
  • 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 Professor — Department of Neurology, UCI School of Medicine
  • Director — Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship Program, Department of Neurology
Awards and Recognition
  • Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association — 2019-2021
More Information

Dr. Namita Goyal is a UCI Health neurologist 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 received her medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine in Bridgetown, Barbados. She completed a residency in neurology at the University of Chicago Medical Center, followed by a fellowship in electromyography, clinical neurophysiology and neuromuscular disease at Harvard University’s Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, where she subsequently served as a faculty member.

She is a principal investigator for several clinical trials involving neuromuscular diseases. In addition to her clinical and research work, she is a mentor to neurology fellows and residents and serves as director of the neuromuscular medicine fellowship program at the UCI School of Medicine's Department of Neurology.

Goyal sees patients at the ALS & Neuromuscular Center in Orange

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