About Seth Finklestein, MD

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.

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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

Medical Education

  • MD, Harvard Medical School
  • Residency, UC San Francisco
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Accepted Insurance Plans

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