Penn State Hershey Neurology

Welcome to the web site of the Department of Neurology at the Penn State College of Medicine Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. We are a strong, growing department that is part of the Penn State Hershey Neuroscience Institute. Our goal is to be the premier academic neurological center in Central Pennsylvania by providing the highest quality patient care, research, and training.

We are committed to excellence in the delivery of neurological care, and we place the needs, well-being, and comfort of our patients above and beyond all other considerations. We strive to provide care that is accessible, evidence based, effective, efficient, compassionate, economically competitive and patient centered.  More...


Dr. Divisha Raheja completed her medical school training at Government Medical College, Patiala in India. She then completed her neurology training at Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, and fellowship training in Electromyography and Neuromuscular Medicine at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.  Dr. Raheja is presently Assistant Professor of Neurology and cares for patients with neuromuscular disorders.

Date:  Dec. 5, 2014 Speaker:  Dr. Partha Thirumala, Assoc. Professor, Univ. of Pittsburgh, President of PA Neurological Society.  Topic:  Advocacy in Neurology.

Date:  Dec. 12, 2014 Speaker: Dr. Daniel Wolpaw, Professor of Medicine and Humanities, Vice Chair for Educational Affairs, Dept. of Medicine, Director, The Doctors Kienle Center for Humanistic Medicine, PSU. Topic: Expertise and the Expert Learner.

Date: Dec. 19, 2014 Speakers: Dr. Vinita Acharya, Dept. of Neurology and Dr. Michael Sather, Dept. of Neurosurgery, PSU. Topic:  Advances in Neurostimulation for Epilepsy.

Date:  Dec. 26, 2014 No Grand Rounds