Dr. Paul Harlan Janda is a neurologist who has lived in Las Vegas for over a decade. Coming from a large family comprised of generations of physicians, Dr. Janda has always eagerly served his community.
Dr. Janda was raised in California, where his father practiced Orthopedics and his mother practiced Internal Medicine. Dr. Janda completed undergraduate coursework at Stanford University and the University of California at Berkeley. Dr. Janda graduated from the University of California at Berkeley as a double major with two degrees, one in Psychology and the other in Molecular and Cell Biology with an emphasis in Cell and Developmental Biology where he was on the Dean’s List. Following that, Dr. Janda volunteered as a full-time research assistant at the Norris Cancer Hospital at Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California.
Dr. Janda earned his medical degree from Touro University in California where he also was on the Dean’s List. He completed his Internal Medicine internship at Valley Hospital Medical Center locally. Although he was accepted into the highly competitive Neurology residency at the University of California at Irvine School of Medicine, Dr. Janda decided to complete his training locally at Valley Hospital Medical Center so he could treat and build relationships with the Southern Nevada community for a longer duration. Further, Dr. Janda completed a short Transcranial Doppler and Cerebral Blood Flow Monitoring Fellowship at the University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine. Thereafter, Dr. Janda completed the Neurovascular Interpretation program at the Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Dr. Janda then obtained his law degree from the William S. Boyd School of Law at UNLV; making him the first and only Board-Certified Neurologist-Attorney in the State of Nevada. Dr. Janda served as the expert in the largest single-person verdict in the State of Nevada for $160 million. Dr. Janda enjoys helping clients navigate through the often complex synergy of law and medicine.
Dr. Janda is licensed to practice law in Nevada. Dr. Janda is also licensed to practice medicine in both California and Nevada and is board certified in neurology. His resume includes many volunteer activities and numerous research publications. Dr. Janda has great interest in community service and educational activities as he continues to be involved with Neurology board-review and on-going research publications. When he is not busy helping clients and managing neurologic issues, Dr. Janda enjoys spending time with his family, reading, volunteering, and hiking.