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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Mass General Neurology: Comprehensive Neurology Division
55 Fruit St.
Wang Ambulatory Care Center
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-726-8639

Mass General Neurology: Cognitive Behavioral Neurology Unit
55 Fruit St.
Wang Ambulatory Care Center
Suite 835
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-726-2273

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, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

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  • https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3578-9593

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