Asher Imam, D.O., F.A.A.N.,

Board Certified in Neurology, Neurophysiology, Vascular Neurology, and Sleep Medicine located in Southlake, TX

About Dr. Imam

Dr. Asher Imam, D.O., F.A.A.N., is an experienced neurologist and neurophysiologist, specializing in neurology, clinical neurophysiology, vascular neurology, and sleep medicine. He is also the president and founder of Southlake Neurology & Sleep Wellness Clinic in Southlake, Texas. 

At Southlake Neurology & Neurophysiology Clinic, Dr. Imam focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic neurological disorders, including epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, sleep disorders, and chronic headaches. He also served as the director of Baylor-Grapevine Comprehensive Epilepsy and Sleep Disorders Center in Grapevine, Texas. There, Dr. Imam treated patients with sleep and epileptic disorders while maintaining the integrity of the program by educating staff technicians and their certifications. He also served as a director of neurosciences at Baylor Scott and White Medical Center in Grapevine, Texas for 9 years where he started the stroke program. Dr. Imam also started the first stroke certified (Joint Commission) in Tarrant County at Medical Center of Arlington. He has been recognized as a Top Doctor by Fort Worth magazine and has received several awards for his compassionate approach to care and his dedication to patient satisfaction. Dr. Imam is a clinical adjunct professor of neurosciences at TCU-UNTHSC School of Medicine. 


• Diplomate in the specialty of Neurology

• Diplomate in the subspecialty of Clinical Neurophysiology

• Diplomate in the subspecialty of Vascular Neurology

• Diplomate in the subspecialty of Sleep Medicine


• Fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology (neuromuscular disorders and epilepsy) from

• Medical College of Georgia; Augusta, Georgia

• Residency in neurology from Medical College of Georgia; Augusta, Georgia

• Internal medicine internship from Medical College of Georgia; Augusta, Georgia

• Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from University of North Texas health science Center at Fort Worth, Texas

• Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Lamar University Beaumont, Texas

Years of experience:

•Over 20 years of both inpatient and outpatient experience treating a wide variety of neurological disorders.

•Awarded Fellowship of American Academy of Neurology (FAAN) in 2022.

Previous leadership positions:

• Director of Baylor-Grapevine Comprehensive Epilepsy and Sleep Disorders Center

• Director of Baylor-Grapevine Stroke Center of Excellence

• Director of Stroke Program at Medical Center of Arlington


• Living Magazine’s Best of North Texas 2020 and 2021

• Top Neurologist 2019

• Best of Physicians and Surgeons for 11 years in Southlake, Texas (2018)

• America’s Most Honored Profession 2018

• Patients’ Choice Award (Vitals) 2018

• Top Docs Texas Monthly 2015, 2018, 2019

• Super Docs (Tarrant County Addition) March 2014

• People’s Choice Award for Patient Satisfaction

• Physician of the month, July 2011, Baylor Scott and White Medical Center 

• Featured on ABC, CBS and NBC prime-time news

• Top Docs of Fort Worth Texas, 2009

• Alpha Epsilon Delta and Phi Beta Pi Honor societies

• AMA/MSS Outstanding membership recruitment award

• AMA/MSS Outstanding Student Sponsored Activity/Service

• President, American Medical Association/MSS UNTHSC chapter

• Delegate, American Medical Association/MSS

• Delegate, Texas Medical Association/MSS

• Student Representative, Tarrant County Medical Society

• Who’s who in Science and Engineering

• Who’s who in Professionals and Executives