Dr. Farah J. Villanueva (Akbar) is a neurologist in Torrance, California and is affiliated with Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance. She received her medical degree from Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University and has been in practice between 11-20 years.
Neurologists diagnose and treat disorders of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, muscles, and the involuntary nervous system that controls the heart, lungs and other organs. They treat headaches, stroke, dementia, seizures, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, sleep disorders and neuromuscular diseases.
20 Years. Medical School & Residency Los Angeles County-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Fellowship, Child Neurology, 2014-2017 Los Angeles County-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Residency, Neurology, 2014-2017 Loma Linda University Health Education Consortium Residency, Pediatrics, 2011-2013 Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University Medical School
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, CA State Medical License Active through 2024