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Decatur Morgan Neurology

Location & Contact Information

1215 7th Street SE, Suite 240
Decatur, AL 35601
Driving Directions

Phone: (256) 973-4885
Fax: (256) 973-4805


Monday – Thursday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Closed for lunch: Noon – 1:00 PM

Physicians/Medical Professionals

  • Anil Chimakurthy, MD

  • Emily Moore, CRNP

  • Tracy Hinz, CRNP


  • General neurology
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraines (including Botox® for migraines)
  • Seizures
  • Dementia
  • Parkinson’s disease

About our physicians and medical professionals

Anil Chimakurthy, MD

Dr. Anil Kumar Chimakurthy, MD, is a distinguished neurologist whose passion lies in understanding and treating neurological disorders. His journey includes a robust educational background:

Neurology Residency, Louisiana State University and Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, USA
Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, USA
Epilepsy Research Fellowship, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA

Through his Neurology residency, Dr. Chimakurthy gained expertise in diagnosing and managing neurological conditions. His specialization deepened during the Clinical Neurophysiology fellowship at Barrow Neurological Institute, refining his skills in intricate neurophysiological tests. Prior to his residency, he pursued an Epilepsy Research Fellowship at Case Western Reserve University. During his fellowships training he is focused on evaluation and management of patients with seizure and drug resistant epilepsy with both medical and surgical treatment options.

Dr. Chimakurthy's expertise extends to evaluating patients with a wide range of neurological conditions, including strokes, dementia, headaches, movement disorders, and neuromuscular disorders. With his patient-centered approach and comprehensive training, he provides compassionate and evidence-based care. He also contributes to medical education as a mentor and presenter at conferences. As a neurologist, researcher, and educator, he remains dedicated to advancing neurological science and improving patient outcomes.

Emily Moore, CRNP

Emily Moore is a certified registered nurse practitioner. She joined Decatur Morgan Neurology in 2017. She attended the University of Mississippi Medical Center and Acute Care Nursing School at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. She is married to Ryan and they have two boys. Emily enjoys watching SEC football, her son’s soccer games and working out at the gym.

Tracy Hinz, CRNP

Tracy is a Trinity native who graduated from The University of Alabama at Huntsville, where she met her husband.  She enjoys spending time with family, traveling, playing games, reading and exercising. Her favorite travel destinations are Bali, Indonesia and Gulf Shores, AL. Tracy has two dogs - one King Charles Spaniel and one Cavachon. She likes to play golf and watch the Auburn University football team.