Dr. Paul Harlan Janda
Dr. Paul Harlan Janda is a neurologist who has lived in Las Vegas for over a decade. Coming from a large family comprised of generations of physicians, Dr. Janda has always eagerly served his community.
Dr. Janda was raised in California, where his father still practices Orthopedics and his mother continues to practice Internal Medicine. Dr. Janda completed undergraduate coursework at Stanford University and the University of California at Berkeley. Dr. Janda graduated from the University of California at Berkeley as a double major with two degrees, one in Psychology and the other in Molecular and Cell Biology with an emphasis in Cell and Developmental Biology where he was on the Dean’s List. Following that, Dr. Janda volunteered as a full-time research assistant at the Norris Cancer Hospital at Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California.
Dr. Janda earned his medical degree from Touro University in California where he also was on the Dean’s List. He completed his Internal Medicine internship at Valley Hospital Medical Center locally. Although he was accepted into the highly competitive Neurology residency at the University of California at Irvine School of Medicine, Dr. Janda decided to complete his training locally at Valley Hospital Medical Center so he could treat and build relationships with the Southern Nevada community for a longer duration. Furthermore, Dr. Janda completed a short Transcranial Doppler and Cerebral Blood Flow Monitoring Fellowship at the University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine. Thereafter, Dr. Janda completed the Neurovascular Interpretation program at the Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He also completed law degree from the William S. Boyd School of Law at UNLV; making him the first and only board certified neurologist-lawyer in the State of Nevada. Currently Dr. Janda is also the Program Director of the Neurology Residency Program at Valley Hospital Medical Center.
Dr. Janda is licensed to practice medicine in both California and Nevada and is board certified in neurology. His resume includes many volunteer activities and numerous research publications. Dr. Janda has great interest in community service and educational activities as he continues to be involved with Neurology board review and on-going research publications. When he is not busy treating and managing neurologic issues, Dr. Janda enjoys spending time with his family, reading, volunteering, and hiking.
Dr. Robert W. Balsiger
Dr. Robert W. Balsiger is a local board certified neurologist who has resided in Las Vegas since 2006. He has strong ties to the Midwest growing up in Minnesota and Ohio.
Dr. Balsiger attended The Ohio State University, obtaining a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Physiology. He was active in the community in Columbus, Ohio and on campus at The Ohio State University. While a full time student, he obtained a personal training certificate and was involved in geriatric exercise prescription. Dr. Balsiger was on the Dean’s List each year he attended The Ohio State University.
Following his undergraduate degree, Dr. Balsiger relocated to Henderson, Nevada. There he attended Touro University Nevada and obtained his medical degree. He was also on the Dean’s List at Touro University Nevada. He immediately recognized a need for physicians in the community. Thus, he continued his training in Las Vegas, Nevada, completing a 4 year neurology residency at Valley Hospital Medical Center.
Upon completion of residency, Dr. Balsiger continues to serve the community here in Las Vegas. He is the stroke director and director of neurology at Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center. He also has a strong passion for academic medicine. He is part of the core faculty for the neurology residency at Valley Hospital Medical Center, a member of the Graduate Medical Education Committee at Valley Hospital Medical Center, and adjunct faculty for Touro University Nevada. He enjoys spending time teaching residents and medical students in an inpatient and outpatient setting. Dr. Balsiger also provides weekly neurology board examination review and neurology lectures for the neurology residents.
Aside from practicing neurology, Dr. Balsiger enjoys weight training, watching movies and traveling.
Dr. Jay P. Mahajan
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