Biography


Dr. Nirali Vora is a Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurological sciences at Stanford University. She is board certified in Adult Neurology and Vascular Neurology after completing her residency and advanced fellowship training at Stanford. She provides comprehensive care for all stroke patients, as well as hospitalized adults with acute or undiagnosed neurological conditions. She specializes in treating vascular disorders including TIA, vasculitis, dissection, venous thrombosis, and undetermined or “cryptogenic” causes of stroke.

Dr. Vora directs the Stanford Global Health Neurology program, through which she started the first stroke unit in Zimbabwe and gained experience in HIV neurology and other neuro-infectious diseases. Additional research interests include stroke prevention, TIA triage, eliminating disparities in health care, and neurology education. She is also the Director of the Stanford Adult Neurology Residency Program.

Professional Summary


Professional Education
  • Fellowship: Stanford University Vascular Neurology Fellowship (2014) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University Neurology Residency (2013) CA
  • Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Internal Medicine Residency (2010) CA
  • Medical Education: Rosalind Franklin University The Chicago Medical School (2009) IL
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Vascular Neurology (2014)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology (2013)

Honors & Awards
  • Chief Resident, Stanford Neurology Residency Program (2012-2013)
  • Christine Wijman Humanism in Medicine Award, Stanford University (2013)
  • Resident Scholar, American Academy of Neurology (2013)
  • Teaching Award, Neurology Clerkship (2013)
  • Teaching Award, Neurology Clerkship (2016-2017)

Administrative Appointments
  • Associate Fellowship Director, Vascular Neurology (2014 - 2016)
  • Associate Residency Director, Adult Neurology (2016 - 2018)
  • Director, Global Health Neurology (2014 - Present)
  • Residency Program Director, Adult Neurology (2018 - Present)

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Practice Locations


Stanford Neuroscience Health Center Stanford, CA
Stanford, CA

213 Quarry Road

Stanford , CA 94305

(650) 723-6469

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Hypertension Center Stanford, CA
Stanford, CA

300 Pasteur Drive, 1st Floor, Suite A11

Stanford , CA 94305

(650) 723-6961

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Neurohospitalist Program Palo Alto, CA
Palo Alto, CA

213 Quarry Road

Palo Alto , CA 94304

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Stroke Center in Palo Alto Palo Alto, CA
Palo Alto, CA

213 Quarry Road

Palo Alto , CA 94304

(650) 723-6469

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Patient Ratings

(17 Ratings)

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4.7/5

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4.9/5
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4.8/5
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4.7/5
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4.6/5
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5.0/5
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Patient Reviews

(26 reviews)

ONE OF THE BEST DR.'S VISIT! BOTH WERE EXCELLENT.
Dr. Vora was very kind and patient. She answered all of my questions and I truly felt like she cared about my overall health & well being beyond her area of specialty.
Dr. Vora is amazing!!!
Dr. Vora showed amazing interest.
very impressed with focus and amount of time Dr. Vora spent with me.
very please with the information I was given and spent plenty of time answering our questions. Not feeling rushed. really cared
I was impressed that the medical staff actually reviewed my situation BEFORE they saw me and again when we were separated for a period of time.
Excellent explanations.
Every doctor should be as caring and as concerned and wonderful as Dr. Vora!!
I was very happy with all staff members.
All good.
My provider not only cares about physical needs, but my emotional/mental well being too.
Requested a written refill that wasn't followed through.
Good.
Both of the doctors I saw. Went above and beyond to explain my conditions and what I need to do to stay healthy.
Excellent bedside manner!
very professional and gracious
Very caring, understanding made sure all my questions were answered before leaving. She offered suggestions on how to care for myself.
A very good experience! Dr. Vora provided me very clear explanations about my stroke and was very reassuring with regard to my treatment plan & prognosis.
Very kind and warm hearted, comprehensive planning and evaluation, really liked the care provider.
Dr. Vora was very patient, very warm and friendly, as well as professional. We look forward to my next appointment.
Excellent.
The experience in Stanford was "excellent." I'm sorry I can't remember the (PA) or nurse I saw - they were excellent too.
Excellent provider.
She's a good doctor.
I've already recommended Dr. Vora to others!!

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