Valery Lipenko, M.D., did his medical training in Odessa, Ukraine. He completed medical school and neurology residency there. In the United States, he participated in neurophysiology research at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas before entering a neurology residency program in Medical Sciences at the University of Arkansas. Dr. Lipenko has additional training and expertise in botulinum toxin treatments, cervical dystonia, hemifacial spasm, blepharospasm, and spasticity after stroke, as well as cosmetic Botox® for facial contouring. He also has a special interest in treating headaches, neck and back pains. Dr. Lipenko is married and has two boys.