Babar Khokhar, MD, MBA, BA

Assistant Professor of Neurology; Medical Director, Yale Medicine Ambulatory Services; Director, Neurology Outpatient Clinics; Chief, Division of General Neurology; Director, MDA-ALS/Motor Neuron Disease Clinic

Departments & Organizations

Neurology: General Neurology | Neuromuscular Medicine | Neurophysiology

Yale Medicine


Dr. Babar Khokhar is the Medical Director of Ambulatory Services for Yale Medicine (YM) and leads their Clinical Optimization Services (YCOS). He is also the Director of Neurology Outpatient Clinics and Chief of General Neurology. Dr. Khokhar graduated with honors from Johns Hopkins University, majoring in Neuroscience and Economics. He then obtain his MD and MBA in Healthcare Management in a combined 4-year program at Tufts University in Boston. After completing his Neurology residency and Neuromuscular Medicine fellowship at Yale-New Haven Hospital he joined the Yale Department of Neurology as a faculty member. His clinical interests include motor neuron diseases such Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) as well as other neuromuscular disorders. He is the site director for adult Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Clinics and the Director of the Yale-MDA ALS/MND Clinic. His other interests included medical education and healthcare administration, focusing on optimizing the delivery of ambulatory care and improving both the patient and provider experience in such delivery models.

Education & Training

MBA Tufts University (2007)
MD Tufts University School of Medicine (2007)
MBA Tufts University (2007)
BA Johns Hopkins University, Neuroscience and Economics (2003)
Neuromuscular Medicine Fellow Veterans Administration/Yale School of Medicine
Chief Resident (Administrative) Yale-New Haven Hospital
Resident Yale-New Haven Hospital
Intern Yale-New Haven Hospital
Board Certification AB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology (2011)
Board Certification AB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine (2012)

Honors & Recognition

  • Humanitarian of the YearMDA (2015)

  • Resident of the YearYale School of Medicine (2011)

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Contact Info

Babar Khokhar, MD, MBA, BA
Patient Care Locations
VA Connecticut Healthcare
950 Campbell Avenue, Ste Bldg 1, 6th floor

West Haven, CT 06516
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Yale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste Lower Level

New Haven, CT 06519
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Yale-New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
1450 Chapel Street

New Haven, CT 06511
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Mailing Address
15 York Street

New Haven, CT - Connecticut 06520