Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Darren R Gitelman, MD

Darren R Gitelman, MD

Adjunct Associate Professor of Neurology - Ken and Ruth Davee Department and Radiology

Focus of Work


My current research is to use sophisticated MRI imaging techniques to develop new ways of looking at the effects of Parkinson's disease on the brain. I am also the PI of several clinical trials in Alzheimer's disease.


Education and Certification

  • MD: Washington University (1985)
  • Internship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Medicine (1986)
  • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in NYC, Internal Medicine (1988)
  • Fellowship: New York State Psychiatric Institute (1989)
  • Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital, Neurology (1992)
  • Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston (1994)
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, Neurology


Clinic (for patients): 847-720-6464

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1875 Dempster St
Park Ridge IL 60068