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Department Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health
Primary Location Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health - Las Vegas
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Neurology
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Devic's Disease (Neuromyelitis Optica)
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neuroimmunology
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About Le Hua, MD

Le Hua, MD is the Director of the Multiple Sclerosis Program at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas, NV. Dr. Hua earned her MD at Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California. Subsequently, she completed her internship at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix and her neurology residency at Stanford University School of Medicine. She went on to complete a clinical fellowship in Neuro-Immunology and MS at the Barrow Neurological Institute and St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix.

Dr. Hua is involved in clinical trials assessing new therapies for the treatment of MS and her personal research interests include using advanced MRI techniques to study MS and neurological disorders, as well as aging and cognition in MS. She is currently the Eric and Sheila Samson Chair for MS Research at the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Barrow Neurological Institute
Phoenix, AZ USA

Residency - Stanford University Medical Center
Palo Alto, CA USA

Internship - Banner Good Samarithan Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Phoenix, AZ USA

Medical Education - University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine
Los Angeles, CA USA

Undergraduate - University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ USA


  • Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 7/17/2022, Dr. Hua has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Hua receives fees of $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) as a paid consultant, speaker or as a member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • EMD Serono, Inc.
  • Celgene Corporation (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bristol-Myers Squibb)
  • Genentech, Inc

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

146 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

37 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 9, 2023

I had a wonderful experience, with both who had scheduled my appointment and Dr. Hua.

Reviewed on May 9, 2023

My care provider was fantastic! Explanations that fit the criteria of the symptoms I listed having was throughly explained and ensured I understood what was explained along with with answering questions I wouldn't have thought of but was grateful for answers. I very much would highly recommend the care provider to anyone I know, they were so welcoming and attentive.

Reviewed on May 9, 2023

I feel as if she listens to all my concerns without making me feel rushed. Also, I have the utmost trust in what she suggests.

Reviewed on May 8, 2023

Dr. Hua is an excellent doctor, competent and knowledgeable. Her guidance has positively impacted my health for years. Very grateful.

Reviewed on May 8, 2023

I am happy to speak to any patients/families, or others concerning my journey with MS for 28 years. I began here with Dr. West, before Dr. Hua. My health directly results from quality care, options, and concern from the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2023

Dr Hua is very personable & I feel connected to her caring for me.

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2023

Dr. Hua is always thorough and I feel respected.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2023

Dr Hua was extremely professional in manner. She listened carefully to my issues and explained all actions to be decided. No decision was made without allowing my input.

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2023

My doctor is amazing and I would never see anyone but her!! She is funny, kind compassionate and really explains things to you .

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2023

Dr. Hua is very caring, explains things well and easy to talk to.. Very professional!

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2023

Boy were our eyes opened. Dr Hua was very good explaining a very complicated issues and has cleared up Wanda's diagnosis and helped us see clearly her situation.

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2023

I've always felt I get the best possible care with Dr. Hua and the staff at CC.

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2023

I had really high hopes but of all the really bad doctors I've had this one took the cake

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2023

Dr Hua is the best she was and has been there for me since diagnosed with MS.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2023

I understand that MS is a very complex and complicated condition that most neurologist will avoid. Dr. Hua was the first doctor to provide me any real treatment. I genuinely believe she actually cares and I trust her 100%.

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2023

Dr Hua has been extremely helpful in planning my care

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Excellent doctor and facility!

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Best doctor I could have. I highly recommend her

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2022

Dr LeHua is very personable and caring. Explains things well. Takes her time and answers questions completely . Love her

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2022

Dr Hua is the best. Professional, knowledgeable and caring. I confirmed my Medicare insurance would work to allow me to see her and that made my decision on which plan to go with.

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2022

Dr. Hua is consistent and provides quality care.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2022

Dr. Hua was excellent in explaining everything Wonderful at listening and caring about my concerns. Makes you feel relaxed

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2022

Dr Hua is wonderful

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2022

I am extremely happy with Dr. Hua, and will do everything possible to continue to see her as my primary neurologist in the future. She spent a great deal of time with me - patiently explaining cause of symptoms and treatment options; she made me feel as If I could ask any question and that she was not annoyed by the need to repeat Information for me (unlike most health care providers).

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2022

Dr Hua is very knowledgeable and caring of my MS and PML

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2022

I love my doctor she's understanding patient kind I totally feel comfortable in her care

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2022

Dr. Hua is amazing! She has changed my life and gives me incredible hope for the future. I love having her on my care team!

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2022

Dr Hua is a living LEGEND

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2022

Overall a fantastic experience at Cleveland Clinic. My doctor was great, took lots of time to explain and answer any questions I had.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2022

Dr. Hua is always so patient and takes the time to clearly answer the questions I have. I appreciate her care about my overall wellness.

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2022


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Reviewed on Jul 6, 2022

The Doctor took time to go over my care and explained any concerns that I had.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2022

Dr Hua is the best. Breaking down options and just explaining really helps.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2022

Dr Hua is great

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2022

Dr Hua is very personable and caring. She actually listens to my concerns and addresses them or does research for an intelligent answer. I refer everyone to her

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2022

Dr. Hua is excellent

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