Arezou Heshmati, MD

Arezou Heshmati, MD Specialties: Pediatric Neurology, Child Neurology

Arezou Heshmati, MD
Specialties: Pediatric Neurology, Child Neurology
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NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Irving Medical Center Harkness Pavilion
180 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
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    21 West 86th Street
    New York, NY 10024

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About Arezou Heshmati, MD

Arezou Heshmati, MD is an assistant professor of neurology at CUIMC, in the Department of Neurology, Division of Child Neurology. Dr. Heshmati completed medical school at Tehran University of Medical Sciences. She underwent pediatric neurology residency training at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, and fellowship training in Sleep Medicine at Wayne State University. Previoulsy, Dr. Heshmati practiced pediatric neurology and sleep medicine as an assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Missouri in Kansas City, where she developed a clinical and research interest in pediatric sleep disorders and narcolepsy patients. She is board certified in Pediatrics, Sleep Medicine, and Neurology with special qualification in Child Neurology. Dr. Heshamti sees both inpatient and outpatient pediatric neurology patients, and is developing and expanding a Pediatric Neurology Sleep Program at Columbia University Irving Medical Center.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital


  • ADHD In Children, Adolescents and College Students

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

  • Behavioral Sleep Medicine

  • Bell's Palsy

  • Child Neurology

  • Developmental Disorder

  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness

  • Headache

  • Hyperactivity

  • Insomnia

  • Language Delay

  • Language Problems

  • Learning Disabilities

  • Migraines

  • Narcolepsy

  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders

  • Seizures

  • Sleep Apnea

  • Sleep Disorder, Circadian, Delayed Sleep Phase Type

  • Sleep Disorders In Children

  • Sleep Terrors

  • Sleepiness

  • Sleepwalking

  • Snoring

  • Tourette's Disorder


  • Residency: Children's Medical Center (Iran)
  • Residency: Massachuetts General Hospital
  • Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital-Harvard Univ.
  • Residency: Sparrow Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Child Neurology
  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
  • Pediatrics
  • Sleep Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • Farsi