Dr. Ly earned his medical degree from Chicago Medical School. He completed
his neurology residency at Los Angeles General Hospital–University
of Southern California Medical Center and completed a neurophysiology
fellowship at USC University Hospital
Dr. Ly directs the Neurophysiology and Epilepsy testing services at Hoag
Hospital and brings an integrated approach to field epilepsy and seizure
disorders. He works with a multidisciplinary team at the Hoag Epilepsy
Center to provide an individualized comprehensive plan to the evaluation,
diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatments of epilepsy.
Dr. Ly also provides extensive experience and expertise in the area of
neurodiagnostic testing. This includes electromyelography and nerve conduction
studies (EMG/NCS) for the diagnosis and treatment of nerve and muscle
disorders. In addition, he leads a team in providing Intraoperative Monitoring
(IOM) services during spine and brain surgeries to preserve and minimize
neurological damage after surgery.
Dr. Ly has served as a delegate for the American Academy of Neurology’s
Neurology on the Hill in Washington D.C., which afforded him the opportunity
to develop working relationships with members of Congress and fellow neurologists.
Dr. Ly also donates his professional talent to charitable organizations
and has provided services to local community health clinics. He is a member
of many professional associations including American Academy of Neurology,
Association of California Neurologists and the American Medical Association.
He has participated in many research studies including investigational
device and medication trials for seizures. He has been an active researcher
involved in clinical trials in neuromuscular diseases including neuropathy
and myasthenia gravis.
Dr. Ly is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
He currently serves as a member of a Neurohospitalist team av.