Ayaz Khawaja, MD

Ayaz Khawaja, MD


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Ayaz Khawaja, MD

Narrative Bio

Dr. Khawaja serves as an Assistant Professor with Department of Neurology at Wayne State University.  He joined the department in 2019. He completed his residency in Neurology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital, and then went on to complete a fellowship at the combined neurocritical care program at Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, MA in 2018. He served as a postdoctoral research scholar at Brigham and Women's Hospital from 2018-2019 before joining the staff at WSU. He is board certified with the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2016) and is Board Eligible with the United Council of Neurosciences for Neurocritical care. Dr. Khawaja will serve as a Neurohospitalist and consultant at Harper University Hospital and Karmanos Cancer Institute, and as a Neurohospitalist, consultant and Neurointensivist at Detroit Receiving Hospital.

Office Address

4201 St Antoine Blvd
Detroit, Michigan 48201

Academic Rank

 Assistant Professor, Dept of Neurology

Awards & Honors

 Brain Aneurysm Foundation Grant Award, 2018

Position Title

Assistant Professor


 King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan, (2011)


 Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital, Birmingham, AL (2016)


 Neurointensive care, Cerebrovascular diseases


 Neurocritical care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA (2018)


 Traumatic Brain Injury, Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Cerebrovascular diseases


 A list of publications may be accessed at the Google Scholar profile

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