Bahman Jabbari, MD

Professor Emeritus of Neurology

Physician Biography

Dr. Jabbari is the Director of the Division of Parkinson's disease and Movement Disorders, and Director, Botulinum Toxin treatment program. Dr. Jabbari's clinical interests include: Parkinson's disease; pharmacologic treatment and DBS treatment, clinical research Movement disorders; restless legs syndrome, spinocerebellar ataxias/degenerations, gait disorders, dystonias, tremors, Huntington's disease, Tourette syndrome and tardive dyskinesias, treatment of refractory medical and neurological disorders with botulinum toxins; chronic migraine , tardive dyskinesias, spasticity related to stroke, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, focal pain syndromes ( postherpetic or posttraumatic neuralgia, planar faciitis, low back pain, myofacila pain syndrome)

  • Born in Rasht, Iran in 1941
  • Residency in Neurology : Albany , NY 1969-1972
  • Felloship : EEG/EMG : Tulane university 1972-1973
  • Staff Tulane university : New Orleans, LA 1973-1976
  • Staff-Walter Reed Medical Center : Washington DC 1976-1997
  • Chairman Department of Neurology: Uniformed services University, Maryland 1997-2004
  • Chief, division of Pakinson's disease and Movemnt disorders : Yale University: 2004 to present
  • Director, botulinum toxin treatment program : Yale University : 2008 to pesent

Clinical Interests

  • Adult
  • Headache
  • Neurologic Examination
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult; Child
Referrals: From patients or physicians

Patient Care Organizations

Neurology: Botulinum Program | Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders

Office of Cooperative Research

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Diseases of the Digestive System - Liver, Diseases of the Nervous System Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of WTX101
Diseases of the Nervous System Investigation of the efficacy and safety of IncobotulinumtoxinA (Xeomin) in Essential Tremor

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Contact Info

Bahman Jabbari, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale -Movement DisordersYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste Lower Level

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
LCI building, 15 York Street
9th Floor

New Haven, CT 06510