Awards and Accomplishments
Dr. Natalie Diaz is a board-certified neurologist with fellowship training in movement disorders. Her clinical practice focuses on the evaluation and management of patients with Parkinson’s disease, atypical parkinsonian disorders, Huntington’s disease and other choreiform disorders, dystonia, and ataxia.
She also has specialized training in the evaluation and programming of deep brain stimulation as a treatment for Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor and dystonia as well as the therapeutic administration of botulinum toxin injections for non-cosmetic indications such as focal dystonia, hemifacial spasm and limb spasticity. Her research focuses on industry-sponsored clinical trials in Parkinson’s disease and other collaborative clinical projects in the field of neurodegenerative disorders.
- Movement Disorders
- Parkinson’s disease
- Atypical Parkinsonian disorders
- Huntington’s disease and other choreiform disorders
- Other movement disorders
Medicare, medicaid and most insurance plans are accepted. Please contact us to confirm coverage.
Providence Saint John’s Health Center
2121 Santa Monica Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
- Pacific Movement Disorders Center
- Parkinson’s Disease
- Essential Tremor
- Movement Disorders Blog Articles
- Parkinson’s Disease Support Group
What patients are saying:
I’m very happy with Dr. Diaz. She is friendly and easy to talk to. She’s very knowledgeable and gives you a lot of information for you to make choices that fit both what you’re comfortable with and what you need. She takes the time to answer all your questions and doesn’t rush your appointment.View on Healthgrades.com
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, she is accepting new patients at this time.
Dr. Diaz’s clinical focus is neurology and movement disorders.
Dr. Diaz speaks English and Spanish.
Yes, Dr. Diaz is taking telehealth appointments. Please call 424-212-5361 to make an appointment.
Dr. Diaz’s office is located at 5215 Torrance Blvd, Suite 300, Torrance, CA 90503.
Neurology Articles by Dr. Natalie Diaz
What is Parkinson’s Disease?
Parkinson’s disease is a progressive disease of the nervous system marked by tremor, muscular rigidity, and slow, imprecise movement.
The Importance of Sleep: Part Two
Dr. Natalie Diaz is a movement disorders specialist. In this PNI Minute, she talks about sleep and diseases like Parkinson’s disease.
Medical DegreeMD, Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland
ResidencyInternship: Preliminary Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Residency: Neurology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
FellowshipMovement Disorders, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
CertificationsNeurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology