Faculty and Staff

Shahram Izadyar, MD

Shahram Izadyar, MD
Appointed 08/01/12
1010 Jacobsen Hall
175 Elizabeth Blackwell Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
315 464-4243

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown
  • Community

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Neurology: Epilepsy
  • Upstate Comprehensive Stroke Center: Neurology-Stroke Service

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2012, EEG, Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy
  • Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine, 2011, Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Residency: Baylor College of Medicine, 2010, Neurology

Specialties & Certification

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Epileptology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy, Severe
  • Seizures


  • Adults


  • Comprehensive Epilepsy Program
  • Electroencephalogram (EEG)
  • Evoked Potentials
  • Long Term Epilepsy Monitoring
  • Neurologic Evaluation


  • American Academy of Neurology (AAN)
  • American Epilepsy Society (AES)

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/izadyars
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/izadyars

Volunteer Faculty

Research Coordinator

Catherine Attanasio
Courtney Goodrich
Jennifer Moore

Iulia G. Movileanu
Sarah Park


Clinical Neurophysiology Fellows
Mariel Davila-Martinez, MD, PGY-5
Anna Monica Fermin, MD, PGY-5
Rebecca O'Dwyer, MD, PGY-6

Neurocritical Care Fellow
Elena Schmidt, MD, PGY-6
Vascular Fellow
Sameer Sharma, MBBS, PGY-5


Meet our Residents

Clinical and Support Staff

Marcia Harris, RN,FNP
Christine Kirkman, NP
Pamela Kirch, NP

Margaret Randazzo, RN
Sailasri Reddy, PA
Brenda Schader, NP
Sari-Ann Yonaty, NP


Ellie Scala, MBA - Administrator
Amanda Coss - Assistant to the Chair
Natalie Mullholland - Administrative Manager

Education Administrators

Mary Phelan, BS, C-TAGME - Education Administrator - Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology Programs
Alison Brewer - Vascular (Stroke) and Neurocritical Care Program Administrator
Lisa Kelly, MPH - Neuroscience Clerkship Program Administrator
Kelly Ryan - Neurosurgery Program Administrator