Patient Care

Mohamad El Dassouki, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Acting Chair, Department of Neurology

Dr. Mohamad El Dassouki is Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology and Acting Chair of the Department of Neurology at the LAU Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine and LAU Medical Center-Rizk Hospital, with expertise in neuromuscular diseases, and muscle and nerve pathology. 
He completed his residency program at Université Paris VI (Pierre et Marie Curie - Pitié-Salpêtrière) in 1997, followed by a three-year fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology (EEG – EMG – Evoked Potentials), and Neuromuscular Disease (muscle and nerve pathology) at Henri Mondor University Hospital in Creteil, and La Timone University Hospital in Marseille, France. From 1997 to 2000, he pursued and received diplomas in Clinical Neurophysiology, Myology, Neuroradiology and Peripheral Nervous System Disease from Université Paris VI (Pierre et Marie Curie - Pitié-Salpêtrière).
Dr. Dassouki is an active member of multiple local and international scientific committees, and is the President-elect of the Lebanese Society of Neurology. He was heavily involved in academic teaching at the Lebanese University and the Beirut Arab University School of Medicine; and he serves as Neurology Consultant at Clemenceau Medical Center, affiliated with Johns Hopkins International. He has expertise in various neurological disease such as headaches, multiple sclerosis, stroke, epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease and dementia. Dr. Dassouki has authored many peer-reviewed publications, and has been a speaker at many national and international congresses.

Education and Training

Professional Organizations, Memberships, Affiliations, and/or Honors:



Peripheral neuropathy, muscle diseases, EMG, EEG, EP, headaches, migraine, stroke, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, Parkinson, and Alzheimer disease.