Overview

Departments

Neurology

Centers & Specialties

Vascular Center

Clinical Interests
  • Stroke and cerebrovascular disease
  • Stroke prevention
  • Stroke recovery
  • Head injury
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
Medical Education
  • MD, Harvard Medical School
  • Residency, UC San Francisco
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Neurology
Locations
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Waltham: Mass General Waltham
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Connecticut
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group
Adult
Gender
Male

Biography

Dr. Finklestein is currently Neurologist at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), and Forrmer Head of the CNS Growth Factor Research Laboratory at MGH and Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School (HMS).  He is also Former VP and Head of the Neuroscience Division at Viacell, Inc., and current Chief Executive Officer at Stemetix, Inc.  He is the author of over 120 research publications and reviews.  Dr. Finklestein is a graduate of Haverford College and Harvard Medical School.

Contact

Neurology & Stroke Services
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114-3117
Phone: 617-726-8459
Fax: 617-724-1480
MGH Waltham Vascular Center
52 Second Avenue
Waltham, MA 02451
Phone: 781-487-2800
Fax: 781-487-2801