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Southwest PADRECC Home Page

The West Los Angeles VA Medical Center has established a network with 7 other VA Medical Centers in California, Nevada, Arizona, and New Mexico.  We are collectively called the Southwest PADRECC.



Address: 11301 Wilshire Blvd., B500, ML 127

Los Angeles, CA 90073

Telephone: 310-478-3711 ext. 48001
Fax:  310-268-3044







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Jeff Bronstein, MD, PhD


Antonio DeSalles, MD, PhD

Associate Director of Clinical Care/Neurosurgeon

Adrian Handforth, MD

Regional Director of WLA VA PADRECC/Neurologist

Barbara Vickrey, MD, MPH

Associate Director of Research/Neurologist

Eric Cheng, MD, MS

Associate Director of Education/Neurologist

Keiko Mimura, NP, MSN

Clinical Nurse Coordinator

Virginia Janovsky

Clinical Trials Coordinator/Physician Assistant

Indu Subramanian , MD


Zeba Vanek , MD


Mario Mendez, MD, PhD

Neurobehavior Specialist 

Scott Krahl, PhD


Kerry Thompson, PhD

PI, Pilot Project

Mathew, Arnold, MD

PADRECC Movement Disorders Fellow/Neurologist

Emad Farag, MD

PADRECC Movement Disorders Fellow/Neurologist

Natalie Diaz, MD

PADRECC Movement Disorders Fellow/Neurologist

Karen Conor RN, MBA

Administrative Officer

Hajji Hajar, BS

Program Specialist

Erin Jacob, BA

Program Assistant