A. Nadim Al-Sadat, MD
Board certified in Neurology
Board certified in Clinical Neurophysiology
Board certified in Neuromuscular Medicine
Education and Background
Dr. Al-Sadat graduated from the University of Damascus School of Medicine in 1996. He completed his internship in internal medicine, neurology residency, and a clinical neurophysiology Fellowship(EEG, EMG) at Wayne State University in Detroit. He recently became only the 19th physician to be awarded a board certification in Neuromuscular medicine nationwide. Dr. Al-Sadat has been practicing general neurology and performing EMG examinations in the Layton/Ogden area since June 2003. Professional interests include peripheral nerve and muscle diseases, EMG, Epilepsy, vagal nerve stimulation, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, stroke, and Botox injections for the treatment of cervical dystonia, blepharospasm, and spasticity. In addition to English, Dr. Al-Sadat fluently speaks Arabic.
Dr. Al-Sadat has been living in northern Utah since 2003, and enjoys the beauty of the gorgeous mountains in Utah. He likes to spend time off reading or spending time with his wife and two daughters.
Dr. A. Nadim Al-Sadat and the Electromyography (EMG) lab, part of the neurology department, hold the only northern Utah accreditations with exemplary status for electrodiagnostic (EDX) medicine and testing. EDX is used for evaluating muscle numbness, tingling, pain, weakness and cramping and in the diagnosis of neuromuscular and nerve diseases such as Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, and muscular sclerosis among others.
A total of 154 labs in 40 states have received this EMG lab accreditation from the American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM). Accredited EMG labs are evaluated through a peer review process that identifies those labs that maintain the highest level of quality, performance and integrity.
Nerve and Muscle Disorder Pamphlet
EMG Lab Pamphlet