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.

Is it Dizziness or Vertigo? Understanding the Symptoms

By NCAZ | January 8, 2021

According to a paper published in American Family Physician, up to 5% of primary care visits result from patients complaining of dizziness. And when patients seek treatment, they often use the terms “dizzy” and “vertigo” interchangeably. So it’s clear to many in the medical profession that men and women often don’t know the difference. Here at Neurology Consultants…

Living with Multiple Sclerosis

By NCAZ | January 8, 2021

If you receive a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis, you won’t be sure what to think. You know it will change your life, but you’re not sure exactly how. Will your life be shorter? Will you be able to live normally? What accommodations will you have to make? At Neurology Consultants of Arizona, we understand those questions. Dr.…

What’s Causing Your Migraine?

By NCAZ | January 8, 2021

Nearly 40 million people or more are suffering from migraines in the US alone. It is the 3rd most prevalent and 6th most disabling illness in the world and chronic migraines can affect people for more than half the month. Women are most likely to get migraines, but they affect children and adults alike and can greatly reduce quality of life. So,…