Usha Dayal, MD

  • Neurology
Usha Dayal, MD


Atrium Health Neurology
15110 John J. Delaney Drive
Suite 200
Charlotte, NC 28277
Atrium Health Provider
Accepts New Patients
Treats Only Children


Practicing Specialties

  • Child Neurology
  • Neurology

Clinical Interests

  • Adolescent Neurology
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Child Brain
  • Electroencephalography
    • Epilepsy
    • Headache Syndromes
    • Headaches
    • Migraine
    • Movement Disorders
    • Neonatal Neurology
    • Neurodegenerative Disease
    • Neurogenetics
    • Neuroimmune Disorders
    • Neurometabolic Disorders
    • Tourette Syndrome
    • Vascular Neurology


  • English


“I enjoy interacting with children, and I am energized by their resiliency and transparency. Having children of my own, I empathize with the fears of parents and try my best to win their confidence and the trust they place in me to care of their child.”

Dr. Dayal is board certified in neurology with a special qualification in child neurology. She is a general pediatric neurologist with clinical interests in headaches and epilepsy.

She is a leader in promoting the diversity, equity and inclusion strategy for the Atrium Health Medical Group Division. She has been named a Top Doctor by Charlotte Magazine for multiple years.

Dr. Dayal received her medical degree at Christian Medical College and completed a residency at Wake Forest University.

Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 children. They enjoy traveling, hiking, listening to music and cooking.


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Medical Education

  • Christian Medical College, 1981


  • Wake Forest University


  • Wake Forest University


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