Sheldon Jordan, MD
Neurology, Facial Pain Center
Sheldon Jordan, MD, is a board certified neurologist. Considered a top doctor by Best Doctors in America, Who’s Who, Global Edition, and Super Doctors, his philosophy is to listen to patients’ individual stories and provide management and treatment solutions tailored specifically to their needs. He is a trained NeuroStar Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Provider and treats patients with depression using NeuroStar TMS Therapy, which is a safe and effective non-drug treatment for depression.
Dr. Jordon is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology, American Board of Addiction Medicine, and American Board of Interventional Pain Medicine. He was elected as Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and holds additional certifications from the American Society of Neuroimaging in Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Computed Tomography and Ultrasonography.
In private practice in Westwood and Santa Monica since 1981, Dr. Jordon’s emphasis is on interventional pain management, neuroimaging, clinical neurophysiology and sports neurology. He has numerous publications based on the clinical experience and research in these areas. He research interests include Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) for treatment of depression, pain and a variety of neurological and psychiatric disorders. He is a member of the national consortium for developing guidelines for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. He has taught on faculty at UCLA and USC as Clinical Associate Professor, helped establish the Stroke Service at UCLA and participated in some of the early work in surgical monitoring, brain mapping and evoked potential physiology.
Dr. Jordan is a neurology consultant for US Soccer Men’s and Women’s National Teams, Major League Soccer, professional boxing and the NBA. He has also served as a consultant for the State of California, Commission of Judicial Performance.
Dr. Jordan was a Goldwyn Scholar and graduated from UCLA Medical School in 1977 with the Upjohn Award for best student in combined research and academics and the Gold Medal in Surgery. He did his medical internship, residency and fellowships in clinical neurophysiology while staffing the electroencephalography laboratory and electromyography laboratory and completing all studies in 1981. He was also recognized with the best resident teaching accolade, the Augustus Rose Award.
Dr. Jordan is an artist in portraiture and sculpture with gallery showings in New York and California. Professional art activities have included illustrations for numerous journal articles and books.
American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology
American Board of Addiction Medicine
American Board of Interventional Pain Medicine