ANDREW LY, MD
Andrew Ly, MD is a board-certified member of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He has being practicing Neurology in Newport Beach since 2008 and currently serves as the Chair of the Department of Neurology at Hoag Hospital Presbyterian in Newport Beach. He practices a wide spectrum of neurological diseases, and works as a Neurohospitalist caring for patients with critical neurological problems in the hospital. He is also intimately involved as member of the Stroke team at Hoag.
He is the co-director of the Neurophysiology lab at the Hoag Hospital. Given his fellowship training in Neurophysiology, he has expertise in neuromuscular disorders and epilepsy. He has extensive experience in procedures including nerve conduction/electromyography (EMG/NCS), Intraoperative NeuroMonitoring (IOM), continuous bedside EEG monitoring, and admission to the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU).
In addition, Andrew Ly is advising and leading the charge in developing a concussion/head injury program for the community.
Andrew Ly grew up locally in Orange County. After attending medical school in Rosalind Franklin Medical University/Chicago Medical School he returned to Southern California to finish his Neurology residency at LA County/USC General Hospital and Neurophysiology fellowship at USC/Keck School of Medicine.
He hopes to provide a level of care to his patients that not only assists in the healing of their condition in specificity but to also to help intertwine the healing of the mind, body, and spirit. With an insatiable curiosity for life, he purposefully continues to pursuit and further discover the unknown pieces and disconnected dots within neurology and the human life, ultimately hoping to contribute his best work through his experiences in every patient interaction.
Meet Our Team
Behind everything we offer our patients at Newport Neurospecialists are the compassionate and experienced doctors, ready to provide world-class healthcare.
JAY PUANGCO, MD
Jay Puangco, MD currently serves as Chief of Service for the Hoag Voltmer Sleep Center. He is one of the most sought after sleep physicians in Orange County.
DAVID BROWN, MD
David Brown, MD is a Neurologist and fellowship trained Stroke Specialist who has been voted one of the top Neurologists in Orange County.
JASON MUIR, MD
Jason Muir, MD is uniquely board certified in Neurology, Sleep Medicine and Clinical Neurophysiology. He is highly respected by his colleagues and peers in the fields of neurology and sleep medicine.
ANDREW LY, MD
Andrew Ly, MD is advising and leading the charge in developing a concussion/head injury program for the community. He is a board-certified member of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
VICTOR DOAN, MD
Victor Doan, MD is board-certified neurologist. He graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in Molecular and Cell Biology: Neurobiology.
VIVEK MEHTA, MD
Vivek Mehta, MD is a Neurosurgeon with particular expertise in complex and minimally invasive brain and spine surgery. He currently serves as the Surgical Director of the Hoag Comprehensive Epilepsy Program.
JAMES D. PARK, D.O.
James Park, D.O. is a board-certified neurologist and epileptologist – who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of seizures. He brings that passion and expertise to the Hoag Epilepsy Program.
CHARLES LIU, MD, PhD
Charles Liu, MD, PhD has been an integral member of the neurosurgery team at the Pickup Family Neurosciences Institute since 2014.
JONATHAN RUSSIN, MD
Jonathan Russin, MD has been an integral member of the neurosurgery team at the Pickup Family Neuroscience Institute since 2016. He serves as the primary cerebrovascular microsurgical resource to support the neurosurgical and neuroendovascular programs.
LAUREN BENNETT, PhD
Lauren Bennett, PhD is a clinical neuropsychologist specializes in neurodegenerative diseases, traumatic brain injury, vascular disease/stroke, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, and the relationship between psychological and cognitive symptoms. sports.
KELLY WATKINS, FNP-C
Kelly Watkins FNP-C is a board-certified nurse practitioner with a background in neuroscience nursing. She collaborates alongside Dr. Millett and Dr. Mehta as part of Hoag’s Epilepsy Program as well as Hoag’s Neurology and Neurosurgery Program.
What Our Patients Have To Say About Our Healthcare Services
The entire Chew family, especially Susie, remains grateful to Hoag and the stroke team. “I’m very thankful for the wonderful staff and physicians at Hoag. I was treated extremely well and everyone seemed genuinely concerned about my well being.”
“My memory and naming ability are awesome now,” she said. “My husband said from the moment I woke up from surgery, ‘The old Tiffany is back.’ Dr. Millett and Dr. Liu are phenomenal. I am so grateful for the help they’ve given me.”
“Dr. Schrage was like a godsend to me, someone who could finally provide me with the help that I so desperately needed. After my first consultation with Dr. Schrage, I knew she was the right medical professional for me.”