Diksha Mohanty

Learn more about our resident's background, what moves them, and why they chose this wonderful medical specialty: Neurology!

Dr. Mohanty's main interests in Neurology include: Movement disorders, DBS

Tell us about yourself!

I graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, India. I then pursued clinical research in Movement Disorders at University of Louisville prior to starting residency here in 2019. My clinical and research interests include movement disorders, medical education, and health policy. My hobbies are reading, watching documentaries, traveling, and chasing podcasts!

Why did you choose Neurology?

Neurology fascinates me for its emphasis on nuanced clinical exam and observation. It is an exciting field with diverse disorders that demand multifaceted problem solving and constant learning, with tremendous potential for research and innovation.