About Andrew Hannawi, MD

Andrew Hannawi, MD, is a board-certified neurologist who specializes in the treatment of autism spectrum disorder and neurodevelopmental disabilities. He sees patients with Asperger syndrome, developmental disabilities including tuberous sclerosis, Rett syndrome, tic disorders, learning or intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, childhood traumatic brain injury, and other related genetic or metabolic disorders.

As an assistant professor in the Department of Neurosciences, he trains medical students, residents and fellows at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

Dr. Hannawi completed his fellowship in neurodevelopmental disabilities and residency in neurology at UC San Diego School of Medicine. He earned his medical degree from Saint Louis University School of Medicine. He is board certified in neurology.

He speaks Arabic in addition to English.

UC San Diego Health Links
For more information, see Neurological Institute.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
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Medical Degree

  • Saint Louis University, School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Residency

  • UC San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA

Fellowship

  • UC San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA

Gender

  • Male

Languages

  • Arabic

Date Joined Staff

  • 2021-08-04

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology

Conditions and Treatments

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Neurodevelopmental Problems in Children
  • Tic Disorders
  • Intellectual Disability
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Neurology