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Anand Viswanathan, MD, PhD

Associate Director, Partners Telestroke Program

  • Phone: 617-726-1728
Department of Neurology


  • Vascular Center
  • Neurology
Clinical Interests
Memory disorders
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA)
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
Patient Gateway
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Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
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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.


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: 617-726-1728
Phone 2: 617-726-5533
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