In This Section

Imama Naqvi, MD

Assistant Professor, Neurology

Imama Naqvi
For Patients
Contact Information

Contact Information

Phone

215-707-3040
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Stroke
  • General Neurology
  • Movement disorders

Research Interests

  • Small vessel disease
  • neuroimaging
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Stroke, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD, 2017
  • Residency, Neurology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, 2016
  • MD, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan, 2010

Certifications

  • Stroke
  • Neurology

Memberships

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Medical Assocation
Publications

PubMed Publications

  • Hui FK, El Mekabaty A, Schultz J, Hong K, Horton K, Urrutia V, Naqvi I, Brast S, Lynch JK, Nadareishvili Z. Helistroke: neurointerventionalist helicopter transport for interventional stroke treatment: proof of concept and rationale. J Neurointerv Surg. 2017 May 2. pii: neurintsurg-2017-013050. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2017-013050.
  • Naqvi I, Katramados A, Agarwal R. Arachnoid cyst with intracystic hemorrhage in a child: need for vigilance and prompt treatment. Neurology 2016;86(14 Suppl):P6.324.
  • Dharaiya D, Modi S, Naqvi I. Guillain Barre syndrome: predictors of requirement of mechanical ventilation. Neurology 2015;84(14 Suppl):P5.068.
  • Irshad K, Modi S, Naqvi I, Dharaiya D. Mortality predictors in bacterial meningitis patients who developed hydrocephalus. Neurology 2015;84(14 Suppl):P5.050.
  • Arshad A, Salam RA, Lassi ZS, Das JK, Naqvi I, Bhutta ZA. Community based interventions for the prevention and control of tuberculosis. Infect Dis Poverty 2014;3:27.
  • Kamal AK, Majeed F, Naqvi I. Vitamin D supplementation for preventing recurrent stroke and vascular events in patients with stroke or transient ischaemic attack. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2012:CD009762.
  • Kamal AK, Siddiqi Shaista A, Naqvi I, Khan M, Majeed F, Ahmed B. Multiple versus one or more antiplatelet agents for preventing early recurrence after ischaemic stroke or transient ischaemic attack. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2012:CD009716.
  • Khuwaja AK, Ali FN, Naqvi I, Bux R, Jabbar A, Dhanani RH. Metabolic syndrome and its individual components among people with type 2 diabetes: prevalence, gender differences and its association with ischemic heart disease. J Diabetes Mellitus 2012;2:332-7.
  • Kamal AK, Naqvi I, Husain MR, Khealani BA. Cilostazol versus aspirin for secondary prevention of vascular events after stroke of arterial origin. Stroke 2011;42:E382-4.
  • Kamal AK, Naqvi I, Husain MR, Khealani BA. Cilostazol versus aspirin for secondary prevention of vascular events after stroke of arterial origin. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2011:CD008076.
  • Khan M, Naqvi I, Bansari A, Kamal AK. Intracranial atherosclerotic disease. Stroke Res Treat 2011;282845.
  • Kamal AK, Itrat A, Naqvi I, Khan M, Channa R, Khatri I, Wasay M. Ischemic stroke care - official guidelines from the Pakistan Society of Neurology. Pakistan Journal of Neurological Sciences 2010;51:38-43.

Additional Publications