Dr. Kinshuk Sahaya is a neurologist and an epilepsy specialist at the Jackson T. Stephens Spine and Neurosciences Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). He is also an assistant professor in the Department of Neurology in the UAMS College of Medicine.
Dr. Sahaya received his medical degree from the University College of Medical Sciences (UCMS), University of Delhi, India. After receiving his degree, he pursued research in neuropharmacology at UCMS. He completed his Neurology residency at the University of Missouri-Columbia where he also served as the chief resident in the final year of his training. His fellowship training was in clinical neurophysiology, advanced clinical neurophysiology & epilepsy at the University of Michigan- Ann Arbor. There he served as the chief fellow in the final year of his fellowship.
He is board-certified in neurology, clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (ABPN). He is also a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Epilepsy Society.
Dr. Sahaya’s clinical and research interests include clinical epilepsy, EEG, translational research in epilepsy and pre-surgical evaluation of epilepsy patients. He is actively involved in both resident and medical student education. He is deeply interested in popular science communication of neurology and epilepsy. He has received awards in medical communication, academic medicine, research and patient care.
Since moving to Arkansas, he has been enjoying the abundant sunshine and beautiful outdoors of the Natural state.
Dr. Sahaya sees patients at the Jackson Stephens Neuroscience and Spine institute.