Abdullah Tolaymat, MD
Specialties: Pediatrics - Neurology
Languages: Arabic, English
Languages Arabic, English
Medical Education Al-Baath University (Homs, Syria)
Residency Pediatrics - Marshall University (Huntington, WV; 2011-2013)
Fellowship(s) Pediatric Neurology - University of Florida (Gainesville, FL; 2013-2016)
Areas of Expertise Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Neuromuscular Neuro-intensive Care
Research Interests Epilepsy
Professional Memberships American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, Child Neurology Society, Syrian American Medical Society
Publications View PubMed List
Hobbies and interests?
Table tennis, calligraphy, reading, traveling and classical music
Why did you want to become a pediatric neurologist?
I love caring for children and their families and being interested in neuroanatomy, neurophysiology and everything related to the brain made Pediatric Neurology my passion. I can treat infants, children and adolescents with all varieties of neurological disorders and make a difference in their lives.
Why did you choose Peoria to practice medicine?
It was a great job opportunity and I love the working environment. Being in the Midwest also puts me close to friends and relatives.