Specializing in Migraine, Movement Disorders, Dementia, Neuropathy, Stroke, Sleep Apnea, & Vertigo

Neurology Consultants of Arizona Luay Shayya, MD Neurology & Concussion Specialist
Located in Scottsdale, AZ

Meet Dr. Shayya


About Dr. Shayya

Luay Shayya, MD, is a board-certified neurologist at Neurology Consultants of Arizona, where he provides comprehensive and individualized care in Scottsdale, Arizona. He welcomes patients needing treatment for migraines, vertigo, dementia, stroke, and the full range of neurological disorders.

After graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics from the University of Tulsa, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Dr. Shayya received his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine in Oklahoma City. He pursued his medical training at the renowned Cleveland Clinic Foundation, where he completed his internal medicine internship, neurology residency, and advanced fellowship training in neuromuscular medicine. During his residency, Dr. Shayya proudly served as the chief resident of neurology.

Before opening his own practice in Scottsdale, Dr. Shayya worked as a neurologist at Arizona Neurology and Sleep Center and at HonorHealth, where he continues to serve as a neurology consultant. He holds dual board certifications in neurology and neuromuscular medicine, which were both awarded by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Shayya also maintains active membership in the American Academy of Neurology.

Dr. Shayya previously published several neurology studies in professional journals.

Recognizing the Early Signs of Multiple Sclerosis

By NCAZ | January 8, 2021

Multiple sclerosis (MS) affects an average of 2.5 million people in the world, with an average of 200 new cases reported weekly in the United States. This neurological condition usually presents between the ages of 20 and 50 and more commonly develops in women than men.  If you have symptoms of concern, you should visit us at Neurology Consultants of…

Dehydration and Stroke Risk

By NCAZ | January 8, 2021

Stroke not only lands as the fifth leading cause of death in America, but it’s the number one cause of long-term disability. Research also shows that dehydrated stroke patients have worse outcomes than those who are hydrated. In one study, half of all stroke patients that were admitted to the hospital arrived dehydrated.  At Neurology Consultants of Arizona in Scottsdale, Luay Shayya, MD, is a board-certified neurologist who…

I Keep Losing My Keys: Is It Dementia?

By NCAZ | January 8, 2021

It’s perfectly normal for your memory to become a bit less reliable as you age — you may have trouble recalling the name of a long-time acquaintance, or you may repeat the same stories to the same people more often than you realize. You may also find it harder to keep track of those pesky…