Deepti Zutshi, MD
Deepti Zutshi, MD
Dr. Deepti Zutshi is Associate Professor of Neurology at Wayne State University School of Medicine. She completed her medical training in the six-year Honors Program in Medicine at the Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami, Miami, Florida. After completing a preliminary medicine internship in Miami at Jackson Memorial Hospital, she completed her neurology residency and clinical neurophysiology fellowship at Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Zutshi then spent a year in the United Kingdom as a registrar in the Department of Neurology at Queen's Medical Center at the University of Nottingham before joining as faculty at WSU.
Dr. Zutshi's primary clinical and research interests are in the field of epilepsy and critical-care electroencephalography. Furthermore, she has an interest in women's health and neurological disease, particularly in high-risk pregnancy and epilepsy. She is also has a research interest in the effects of medical marijuana in epilepsy/EEG.
Awards & Honors
Kimford J. Meador Research in Women with Epilepsy Award 2020
Wayne State University School of Medicine Faculty Teaching Award 2019 and 2017
Detroit Receiving HOspital Most Engaged Physician Award 10/2018
Early Career Women in Medicine & Science Course 7/2016
Department of Neurology Program Director's Teaching Award 6/2016
Annual Stanford Faculty Development Course 2013
University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, B.S. in Biology, 2003.
Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, M.D. 2007.
Associate Professor of Neurology
Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship Program Director
Associate Program Director and Director of Admissions, Neurology Residency
Preliminary Medicine Internship, Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami, Miami, Florida, 2008.
Neurology Residency, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, 2008-2011
Clinical Neurophysiology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 2012
Comprehensive Epilepsy Center
Epilepsy, EEG in the acutely ill patient, pregnancy and epilepsy, women's health and neurology. Quality Improvement in Epilepsy, COVID and telemedicine
Zutshi, D, Yarraguntla K*, Mahulikar A*, Seraji-Bozorgzad, N, Shah AK, Basha MM. Racial Variations in lacosamide serum concentrations in adult patients with epilepsy. Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 2020. 412(15). PMID 32126366
Xu, J*, Mohamed W, Basha MM, Zutshi D. Electroencephalogram Characteristics in Critical Ill Patients Before Cardiac Arrest: A Case Series. Clinical EEG & Neuroscience. 2019. 50(6) 423-428. PMID 31353957.
Sriwastava S*, Yarraguntla K*, Zutshi D, Basha MM, Bernitsas E, Marawar R. Relevance of Age and Cerebrospinal Fluid Measures in patients with Multiple Sclerosis and seizures. J Neurol Sci 2019. PMID: 31622901
Sivakumar S*, Zutshi D, Seraji-Bozorgzad N, Shah AK. Effects of marijuana on Ictal and Interictal EEG Activities in Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2017(34) e1-4.
Zutshi D, Cloud LJ, Factor SA. Tardive Syndromes are rarely reversible after discontinuing dopamine receptor blocking agents: Experience from a university-based movement disorder clinic. Tremor Other Hyperkinet Mov. 2014 Oct 23;4:266.
Cloud, LJ, Zutshi, D., Factor SA. “Tardive Dyskinesia: Therapeutic Options for an Increasingly Common Disorder” Neurotherapeutics. 2014 Jan;11(1):166-76.
Cavuoto, K.M., Zutshi, D., Karp, C., Miller, D., Feuer. W. (Jan 2008). “Update on Bacterial Conjunctivitis in South Florida.” Ophthalmology, 115:1, pp 51-6.
Doshi, Hardik*, Kataria M*, Shah AK, Zutshi D. Bruxism: a rare, non-lateralizing temporal lobe ictal phenomenon. Neurology: Clinical Practice. 2019.
Bansal P, Zutshi D, Suchdev K, Azher I, Mohamed W. Alpha-3-ganglionic acetylcholine receptor antibody associated refractory status epilepticus. Seizure. 2016; 35:1-3.