Meet Our Team

At NeuroMed, we provide integrative and comprehensive solutions for chronic tinnitus and related disorders. 

If you would like to learn more about our team or services, please call us at 1-888-226-6330 or request an appointment online.

Patient meeting a tinnitus specialist

Chief Medical Advisor of NeuroMed Tinnitus Clinic

Tinnitus Specialist Dr. Hamid Djalilian

Hamid Djalilian, MD

Dr. Hamid Djalilian, a distinguished figure in the areas of otolaryngology, neurosurgery, and biomedical engineering, is NeuroMed’s Chief Medical Advisor.

Dr. Djalilian is the Director of Otology and Neurotology and Professor of Otolaryngology, Neurosurgery, and Biomedical Engineering at the University of California, Irvine.  His work is expanding the frontiers of medical science and tinnitus research. He has published over 300 peer-reviewed medical papers, authored multiple book chapters, and published several medical textbooks related to hearing and balance disorders.

Beyond his extensive academic credentials, Dr. Djalilian is the President of the Migraine in Otolaryngology Society, driving innovation while promoting neurological well-being.

The NeuroMed Solution is based on the Integrative Neurosensory Rehabilitation (INR) protocol that was developed in Djalilian’s academic clinic. Thanks to the INR protocol, his treatments have helped thousands of patients recover from chronic brain sensitivity disorders, including tinnitus, dizziness, long COVID, migraines, and more.

As Chief Medical Advisor, Dr. Djalilian developed all of NeuroMed’s protocols and personally trains all NeuroMed providers. Under Dr. Djalilian’s leadership, the NeuroMed Solution has become a catalyst for profound change in the lives of numerous patients.

Having navigated his own journey as a tinnitus sufferer, Dr. Djalilian’s experience treating patients spans over two decades. His personalized and integrated methodology has redefined the treatment landscape for tinnitus and related disorders, establishing him as a preeminent authority in this domain.

Banu Berkem Tinnitus Specialist

Banu Berkem, FNP

Banu Berkem is Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with a wealth of experience treating tinnitus and related disorders. Banu received her Bachelor’s of Science at Indiana University and her Master’s of Science in Nursing from Ball State University. She also received direct postgraduate training from Dr. Hamid Djalilian from the University of California, Irvine, with an emphasis on tinnitus and migraine pathophysiology and management.

Throughout her career, Banu has demonstrated instrumental skills in various roles, including providing care in the fields of pain management, mental health, neurology, and physical medicine and rehabilitation. This extensive experience, in conjunction with her personal studies with Dr. Djalilian, makes Banu an exceptionally qualified health care practitioner to treat patients at NeuroMed.

Medical Advisory Board

Our medical advisory board brings decades of experience in treating brain sensitivity disorders, migraine, chronic pain, and post-concussive syndrome.
Kasra Ziai, MD

Kasra Ziai, MD

Kasra Ziai completed his medical training at Azad University of Medical Sciences and his Otolaryngology residency at the Pennsylvania State College of Medicine. He also was a Post-Graduate Research Fellow at the University of California, Irvine.

He is now considered an expert in ENT conditions, including tinnitus and migraine-related conditions, and has published close to 40 papers in peer-reviewed medical journals.

Dr. Ziai enjoys martial arts training and has engaged in club-level kickboxing competitions. He also enjoys spending time with his extended family in sunny Southern California.

Rostam Khoshsar, MD

Rostam Khoshsar, MD

Dr. Rostam Khoshsar is a top-ranked pain management physician providing state-of-the-art care and treatment for patients in and around Torrance, CA. He is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California, Irvine, and Director of the anesthesia pain clinic at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Long Beach.

Dr. Khoshsar is nationally renowned for treating patients with chronic pain and has been featured on CBS’s 60 Minutes for his novel methods of treating veterans with chronic problems.
Board-certified in both Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Dr.Khoshsar is actively involved in advanced interventional pain medicine research and is the author of numerous publications.

As a leading pain management specialist, Dr.Khoshsar is regularly invited to speak at conferences and courses on chronic pain management.

Ali Djalilian, MD
Ali Djalilian, MD

Ali Djalilian, MD

Dr. Ali Djalilian is an internationally renowned expert in ophthalmology. He specializes in cornea, particularly ocular surface diseases and immunologic diseases of the cornea and anterior segment. He is a professor of ophthalmology at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he trains fellows and residents in ophthalmology.

Dr. Ali Djalilian is a leading expert on ocular surface reconstruction and has developed innovative surgical techniques for limbal stem cell transplantation. He regularly performs all types of corneal transplantation and cataract surgery with intraocular lens implants.

Additionally, he is an expert in the effects of migraine and central hypersensitivity on the eye and ocular surface. He has published over 150 papers and book chapters and is the editor-in-chief of the most respected journal in corneal studies, The Ocular Surface.

Dr. Ali Djalilian has published the definitive book on ocular surface diseases, Ocular Surface Disease: A Case-Based Approach.

He has also conducted international clinical trials with sites in multiple countries to treat ophthalmologic diseases and has been an invited lecturer at numerous conferences and universities.

Kanwar Kelly, MD Tinnitus and ENT Doctor
Kanwar Kelly, MD Tinnitus and ENT Doctor

Kanwar Kelley, MD

Kanwar Kelley, MD, JD, is a physician entrepreneur working at the intersection of medicine and technology with expertise in health care law and industry regulation. He is an expert healthcare services with a Juris Doctorate (JD) degree from Rutgers Law School and a Medical Doctorate (MD) from the Chicago Medical School. Dr. Kelley is board-certified in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, having completed his residency training at the University of California, Irvine and he is also board-certified in Obesity Medicine. He is currently the CEO and Co-Founder of Side Health and also works as an attending physician near his hometown at a rural critical access hospital.

 

Dr. Kelley is dedicated to providing personalized and comprehensive care to his patients, utilizing the latest technology and connected devices to monitor them 24/7/365 from the comfort of their own home. He is an expert in the use of Chronic Care Management (CCM) and Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) to provide optimal care for his patients with chronic medical conditions. Dr. Kelley is known for his compassionate and patient-centered approach to care, and is committed to helping his patients achieve optimal health and wellness.

Get in Touch Today!

If you’re curious to learn more about our team of dedicated tinnitus specialists and our approach, call us at 1-888-226-6330 or request an appointment online.

At NeuroMed, we don’t just treat symptoms; we provide a comprehensive solution that empowers you to reclaim your well-being and lead a fulfilling life. 

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