Education & Training

Medical School

Karachi Medical and Dental College



  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine


Movement Disorders

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation


American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


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Academic Information

Associate Director for the Neurology Clerkship
Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology

Research Interests

  • General neurology
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Psychogenic movement disorders
  • Tremors
  • Dystonia
  • Restless leg sndrome
  • Movement disorders
  • Advanced therapies for Parkinson’s disease
  • Therapeutic botulinum toxin (BOTOX)

Areas of Expertise

  • General Neurology
  • Movement Disorders


  • Siddiqui J, Riley D. Caudate nucleus. Encyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences, 2nd edition: Academic Press; 2014. p. 616-8.
  • Siddiqui J, Pandya M, Ahmed A, Fernadez H. From Hero to Villain: Walking the Tightrope in Impulse Control Disorders. Movement Disorders: Unforgettable Cases and Lessons from the Bedside. 2012:20-3.
  • Siddiqui J, Gunzler S, editors. Levodopa responsive dystonia in ataxia with oculomotor apraxia with a novel heterozygous SETX mutation. MOVEMENT DISORDERS; 2013: WILEY-BLACKWELL.
  • Siddiqui J. Myoclonus. A Practical Approach to Movement Disorders: Diagnosis and Management: Demos Medical Publishing; 2014. p. 165-97.
  • McLaughlin K, Siddiqui J, Ahmed A, Cooper S, Gostkowski M, Itin I, ., et al., editors. The cost (and confidence) in diagnosing Parkinson's disease: Is it time to re-evaluate our continuing medical education strategy? Movement Disorders; 2012: Wiley Blackwell.