Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

The Ken & Ruth Davee Department of Neurology

Richard A Bernstein, MD, PhD

Richard A Bernstein, MD, PhD

Professor of Neurology (Stroke and Neurocritical Care)

Focus of Work


Neurovascular Critical Care, Stroke, Stroke of unknown cause, stroke in young people, acute stroke therapy, atrial fibrillation, stem cell therapy for stroke.


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Education and Certification

  • MD, PhD: Cornell U Medical Ca, Medicine (1996)
  • Internship: Mount Sinai Hospital, Illinois, Medicine (1997)
  • Residency: New York Presbyterian Hospital, Neurology (2000)
  • Fellowship: Univ. of CA-San Francisco Med. Ctr. (2001)
  • Board Certification: Neurology, Vascular Neurology


Administrative office: 312-503-4394
Clinic (for patients): 312-695-7950

Abbott Hall Suite 1113
710 N Lake Shore Drive
Chicago IL 60611