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Anand Viswanathan, MD, PhD

Associate Director, Partners Telestroke Program

  • Phone: 855-644-6387
Departments
Department of Neurology

Specialties

  • Vascular Center
  • Neurology
Clinical Interests
CADASIL
Stroke
Memory disorders
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA)
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, PhD, Emory University Hospitals
Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Hopital Lariboisiere
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Vascular Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Gender
Male
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Foreign Languages
French
Patient Age Group
Adult
Accepting New Patients
Yes

Biography

Dr. Viswanathan is a member of the Massachusetts Alzheimer's Disease Research Center and is a staff neurologist in both the Stroke Service and Memory Disorders Unit. He received his MD, PhD in medicine and molecular genetics from Emory University. He was trained in internal medicine at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center prior to his residency program in vascular neurology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and the Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Dr. Viswanathan served as a clinical research fellow with Professors Marie-Germaine Bousser and Hugues Chabriat at the H?pital Lariboisi?re in Paris from 2005-2006. His group actively collaborates with colleagues at the H?pital. Dr. Viswanathan's research interests include studying the contributions of stroke and vascular risk factors to dementia.

Research

Researchinterests focus on studying the contribution of stroke and vascular risk factorsto cognitive impairment and dementia.

Neurology Associates
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114-3117

Phone: 855-644-6387
Phone 2: 617-726-5533
Fax: 617-643-3939