About Sara Finkelstein, MD

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Sara Finkelstein MD, MSc is a faculty member in the Department of Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital. She works primarily in the Functional Neurological Disorder (FND) Unit, based within the Cognitive Behavioral Neurology Division. In the FND clinic, Dr. Finkelstein provides specialized consultations for patients experiencing functional limb weakness, functional movement disorders, functional seizures, functional speech disorder, functional cognitive disorder, and persistent postural perceptual dizziness (PPPD).

Dr. Finkelstein is a board-certified neurologist and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCPC) in neurology.

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Department of Neurology
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114-3117
Phone: 617-726-2273
Phone: 617-726-6991

Medical Education

  • MD, University of Calgary
  • Residency, Neurology Residency, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary Faculty Of Medicine
  • Fellowship, Honorary Clinical Fellow, Functional Neurological Disorders, NHS Lothian

American Board Certifications

  • Neurology, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

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