UI Hospitals and Clinics



Nivedita Jerath, MD

Assistant Professor, Neurology


"I am passionate to help you during perhaps one of the most difficult times in your life. I want to work with you and help you as much as possible whether it’s finding your diagnosis, providing you with the latest treatment options, or improving your quality of life. It’s my duty to provide you with the best possible medical care. Neurological diseases are challenging at times and I am ready to help you with any challenges that we may face. I look forward to working with you and being your doctor."



  • Neurology
  • Neuromuscular Disease

Education and Training


  • BA, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
  • MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN


  • Internal Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria, IL
  • Neurology, Harvard University, Boston, MA


  • Clinical Neurophysiology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA
  • Neuromuscular Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA