Rebecca Sugg, M.D., F.A.H.A.

NeurologistAssociate Professor of NeurologySpecialty: Neurosciences
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About Rebecca Sugg, M.D., F.A.H.A.

Dr. Sugg's area of expertise includes clot retrieval and stent placement in patients suffering from stroke, as well as aneurysm and brain vascular malformation embolization treatment. 

Prior to joining USA, Rebecca Sugg, M.D., F.A.H.A. served as associate professor of neurology, neurosurgery, radiology and surgery at the University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson. She also served as a neurointerventional vascular neurologist, medical director of the stroke program, chief of the vascular and endovascular division, and vice chair of the department of neurology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

Dr. Sugg earned her medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. She completed her residency training in neurology at UAB, followed by a fellowship in vascular neurology at the University of Texas at Houston and fellowships in neuroradiology and endovascular surgical neuroradiology at UAB.

She is board-certified in neurology and vascular neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She is also certified in neuroimaging by the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties. Her areas of interest include endovascular treatment of cerebrovascular diseases such as carotid and vertebral stenosis, intracranial stenosis, acute stroke, aneurysms, and vascular malformations.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology and Vascular Neurology)
  • UCNS Neuroimaging Board Certification

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Heart Association (Southeast Affiliate Board of Directors)
  • American Neurological Association
  • American Society of Neurointerventional Surgery
  • American Stroke Association
  • Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology (Research Committee Member)
  • UCNS Neuroimaging Examination Writing Committee

Education

  • Medical School: University of Alabama School of Medicine at Birmingham | Birmingham, AL
  • Internship: Baptist Health System | Birmingham, AL
  • Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham | Birmingham, AL
  • Vascular Neurology Fellowship: University of Texas at Houston | Houston, TX
  • Neuroradiology Fellowship: University of Alabama at Birmingham | Birmingham, AL
  • Endovascular Surgical Neurology Fellowship: University of Alabama at Birmingham | Birmingham, AL
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