Amanda Cheshire, MD

Amanda Cheshire, MD

Neurohospitalist

  • Medical School

  • University of Louisville School of Medicine (Doctor of Medicine),
    Louisville, KY
  • Morehead State University (Bachelor of Science),
    Morehead, KY
  • Residency

  • University of Cincinnati (Residency, Neurology),
    Cincinnati, OH
  • Internship

  • University of Cincinnati (Internship, Internal Medicine),
    Cincinnati, OH

A hospitalist is a provider who specializes in caring for patients while they are in the hospital. Hospitalists work closely with your primary care provider and frequently inform him or her of your condition.

When you require hospitalization, your provider or an Emergency Department physician will coordinate your admission with a hospitalist. The hospitalists are on site 24 hours a day and work closely with all hospital staff to coordinate your care.

Dr. Amanda Cheshire is a board-certified Neurologist with the Health First Medical Group. She is certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and in Clinical Neurophysiology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Dr. Cheshire earned her Bachelor of Science degree with honors at Morehead State University in Morehead, KY. She earned her Medical degree from the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Louisville, KY.

Dr. Cheshire completed an internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Cincinnati. She also completed a Residency in Neurology at the University of Cincinnati. She then completed a Fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor where she focused on epilepsy, video EEG monitoring, and epilepsy surgery preparations.

Prior to joining HFMG, Dr. Cheshire spent several years in private practice in Ohio and Kentucky, caring for general neurology patients.

Dr. Cheshire received numerous honors during her education. She was named Valedictorian of her high school, was in the Honors Program at Morehead State University, and achieved honors in internal medicine clerkship, biochemistry, and embryology, with special mention in pediatric clerkship, while in medical school. She is competent in reading EEG's and performing video EEG monitoring.


Practice Information

  • Fellowship

  • University of Michigan (Fellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology), Ann Arbor, MI
  • Board Certifications

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Memberships

  • Certified in Clinical Neurophysiology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Medical Association

Hospitalist Program Office

  • Health First's Holmes Regional Medical Center
  • 1350 South Hickory Street
    Melbourne, FL 32901
  • Phone: 321.434.1771
  • Fax: 321.434.1775

Hospital Privileges

  • Health First's Holmes Regional Medical Center
    1350 South Hickory Street
    Melbourne, FL 32901
  • Phone: 321.434.7000

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