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Started Practice: 1993 Joined Scripps Clinic Medical Group: 1998Scripps Clinic/Scripps Green Hospital Leadership Roles: -Director, Parkinsons Disease and Movement Disorders Center at Scripps Clinic -Director, Scripps Clinic Deep Brain Stimulation Program Teaching Role: -Preceptor, Scripps Clinic Residency Program and University of California, San Diego School of Medicine Professional Societies: -Movement Disorder Society -American Academy of Neurology -Royal College of Physicians Clinical Interests: -Ataxia -Disorders requiring treatment with botulinum toxin therapy -Deep brain stimulation (DBS) -Dyskinesia and dystonia -Myoclonus -Parkinsons disease and atypical parkinsonism -Restless legs syndrome (RLS) and other sleep-related movement disorders -Tics, including Tourettes syndrome -Tremor Research Focus: -Deep brain stimulation for movement Disorders -Dementia in Parkinsons disease -Dyskinesia -Parkinsons disease -Tourettes syndrome Melissa Houser M.D. is clinical director of the Parkinsons Disease and Movement Disorder Center at Scripps Clinic in San Diego, Calif. a subspeciality clinic that provides diagnosis and treatment for all forms of movement disorders. Dr. Houser is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is one of the few fellowship-trained movement disorder specialists in the San Diego area. Her subspecialty training took place at Queen Square in London where she was on staff before coming to Scripps Clinic. Dr. Houser and her colleague, Steven Poceta, M.D. have a special interest in sleep-related movement disorders.
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Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA, 92037

LOCATIONS

10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla,CA,92037
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  • Medicaid Accepted
Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
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  • Medicaid Accepted
10710 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla,CA,92037
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicaid Accepted
Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
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  • Medicaid Accepted
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EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Residency
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Medical School
TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Texas Tech University Health Science Center School Of Medicine
Graduated 1989

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