Board Certification: Louisiana State University
Doctor of Medicine: Louisiana State University
Board Certified in Neurology and Psychiatry in 1982
Board Certified in Pain Medicine in 1997
Board Certified in Disability Certification in 2000
Dr. Scariano went to Louisiana State University and graduated with a major in Biochemistry in 1972. Afterward, he went to LSU Medical School until 1975. Dr. Scariano completed his residency at Charity Hospital in New Orleans.
Dr. Scariano has many years of Advanced Training with a focus on neurophysiology, epilepsy, pain management, multiple sclerosis, neuropathy, and concussions. He also has had extensive training completed in numerous medical centers including Mayo Clinic, Rochester Minnesota, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City, Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, Arizona, and Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, TN.
Licensed to practice medicine in Tennessee, Dr. Scariano serves as a consulting neurologist for Social Security Administration of the State of Tennessee, Social Security Hearing Board of Disability, Social Security Administration of the State of Virginia, and Social Security Administration of the State of Kentucky.
Board-certified through the American Board of Pain Medicine, he is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians and a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology. Dr. Scariano is also a member of the American Medical Association. He serves on the Advisory Board for Elan Pharmaceuticals and the Advisory Board for Pfizer.
In his free time, he enjoys gardening and spending time with his family.
“My associates and I have started a service in which we feel like we can meet these time restraints of outpatients.
Outpatient treatment can be complex. Images, medications and hospital records of previous treatment are essential in rendering excellent service in a reasonable amount of time.”
Mina joined Dr. Scariano in 2014 as the practice’s nurse practitioner from the Park West Hospital surgery unit and was elected to the American Academy of Neurology in 2016. Originally from Iran, she has her Masters of Science in Nursing from Southern Adventist University. Mina’s additional background in the medical field includes adult primary care, family practice, pediatrics, ENT, women’s health, urology, and surgery.
In her free time, she enjoys traveling and science fiction movies with her family.