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Department Faculty

Sasa Zivkovic, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology
Phone: (412) 692-4917

Specialized Areas of Interest

Neuromuscular diseases; peripheral neuropathy; amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; neurologic complications of organ transplantation.


Sasa Zivkovic, MD, graduated from University of Zagreb in Zagreb, Croatia. in 1992. He worked as a visiting fellow at National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD from 1995 to 1997, followed by residency in neurology at University of Pittsburgh from 1997 to 2001. He also completed fellowship in clinical neurophysiology at University of Pittsburgh in 2002.
Dr Zivkovic started working at University of Pittsburgh in 2002 as assistant professor of Neurology. In 2004, he also started working as staff physician at VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Dr. Zivkovic's publications can be reviewed through the National Library of Medicine's publication database.

Board Certifications

added qualification in Clinical Neurophysiology
Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Hospital Privileges

UPMC Presbyterian
Magee Women’s Hospital
VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Professional Organization Membership

AANEM, ALS Research Group (ALSRG)
AAN Neuromuscular Section
AAN Clinical Neurophysiology Section
American Academy of NeurologyWorld Federation of Neurology, Research Group on Motor Neuron Diseases

Editorial Service

• Ad Hoc Reviewer:

Acta Neurologica Scandinavica
Annals of Neurology
Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery
Journal of Neuroimaging
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry

Dr. Zivkovic

Dr. Zivkovic