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Andres F. Deik, MD

Andres F. Deik, MD Physician

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology

Languages spoken:

  • Spanish

Dr. Deik is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Neurology

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Neurology, 2011

Clinical Expertise:

  • Ataxia
  • Balance and Falling Problem
  • BOTOX® Injection
  • Dystonia
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Huntington's Disease (HD)
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health (LGBT)
  • Movement Disorders
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Tourette's Syndrome (TS)
  • Walking Disorders

Description of Clinical Expertise

Movement Disorders Specialist with interest in dystonia.

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Universidad del Norte
Residency: Beth Israel Medical Center
Fellowship: Beth Israel Medical Center

Memberships

American Academy of Neurology, International International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society, International Parkinson Study Group, International Parkinson's Disease Foundation, National Pennsylvania Neurological Society, Local Puentes de Salud, Local Rytary survey Strategy And Implementation Plan Working Group. The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Deik is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Deik A, Johannes B, Rucker JC, Sánchez E, Brodie SE, Deegan E, Landy K, Kajiwara Y, Scelsa S, Saunders-Pullman R, Paisán-Ruiz C.: Compound heterozygous PNPLA6 mutations cause Boucher-Neuhäuser syndrome with late-onset ataxia Journal of Neurology 261 (12): 2411-23,2014.

Saunders-Pullman R, Fuchs T, San Luciano M, Raymond D, Brashear A, Ortega R, Deik A, Ozelius L, Bressman SB: Heterogeneity in primary dystonia: Lessons from THAP1, GNAL, and TOR1A in Amish-Mennonites. Movement Disorders 29 (6): 812-8,2014.

Alcalay RN, Mirelman A, Saunders-Pullman R, Tang MX, Mejia Santana H, Raymond D, Roos E, Orbe-Reilly M, Gurevich T, Bar Shira A, Gana Weisz M, Yasinovsky K, Zalis M, Thaler A, Deik A, Barrett MJ, Cabassa J, Groves M, Hunt AL, Lubarr N, San Luciano M, Miravite J, Palmese C, Sachdev R, Sarva H, Severt L, Shanker V, Swan MC, Soto-Valencia J, Johannes B, Ortega R, Fahn S, Cote L, Waters C, Mazzoni P, Ford B, Louis E, Levy O, Rosado L, Ruiz D, Dorovski T, Pauciulo M, Nichols W, Orr-Urtreger A, Ozelius L, Clark L: Parkinson disease phenotype in Ashkenazi jews with and without LRRK2 G2019S mutations. Movement Disorders 28 (14): 1966-71,2013.

Gan-Or Z, Ozelius LJ, Bar-Shira A, Saunders-Pullman R, Mirelman A, Kornreich R, Gana-Weisz M, Raymond D, Rozenkrantz L, Deik A, Gurevich T, Gross SJ, Schreiber-Agus N, Giladi N, Bressman SB, Orr-Urtreger A: The p.L302P Mutation in the Lysosomal Enzyme Gene SMPD1 is a Risk Factor for Parkinson Disease. Neurology 80 (17): 1606-10,2013.

Barrett MJ, Hagenah J, Dhawan V, Deik A, Stanley K,Raymond D, Ozelius LJ, Gross, S, Schrieber-Agus Eidelberg D, Mirelman A, Marder K, Bressman SB, Saunders-Pullman R and the LRRK2 AJ Consortium: Transcranial Sonography and Functional Imaging in Glucocerebrosidase Mutation Associated in Parkinson Disease. Parkinsonism and Related Disorders 19 (2): 186-191,2013.

Deik AF, O'Riordan S, Luciano MS, Shanker VL, Raymond D, Bressman SB, Saunders-Pullman R: Spatial Discrimination Threshold Abnormalities are not Detected in a Pilot Study of DYT6 Dystonia Mutation Carriers Tremor Other Hyperkinet Mov (N Y) 2 : 2012.

Deik A, Azizi E, Shapira I, Boniece I: Supraclavicular Extraskeletal Myxioid Chondrosarcoma Presenting With a Sensory-Motor Polyneuropathy Associated With Anti-Hu Antibodies Oncology (Williston Park) 23 (8): 718-721,2009.

Wanner IB, Deik A, Torres M, Rosendahl A, Neary JT, Lemmon VP, Bixby JL.: A new in vitro model of the glial scar inhibits axon growth. Glia 56 (15): 1691-1709,2008.

Academic Contact Info

Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center
Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center
Pennsylvania Hospital
330 South 9th Street,
3rd Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 829-7512
Fax: (215) 829-6606
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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