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.

It’s Not Just Snoring: The Dangers of Sleep Apnea

By NCAZ | January 8, 2021

Snoring throughout the night is bad enough on its own. You may not feel as rested waking up and you disrupt your partner’s night of sleep. That’s not all, though. Your sleep apnea might be more serious than you think. Sleep apnea is a disorder that interferes with your breathing during sleep. When you stop…

How Diet Can Affect Neuropathy

By NCAZ | January 8, 2021

Do you feel pain or tingling in your feet or hands? Does even the weight of a blanket cause your arches to burn? You could be suffering from neuropathy. Dr. Shayya is a neuropathy specialist who will create a custom plan to treat your condition, including reviewing your diet and how it can affect neuropathy.…

Can Dementia be Prevented?

By NCAZ | January 8, 2021

Most people experience occasional memory loss with age. This is usually harmless unless it worsens and affects their daily activities. When that happens, it could be the early stages of dementia. Dementia is a group of disorders that affect cognitive abilities. It causes memory problems, affects problem-solving, and can even lead to behavioral problems. While…