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Joe Verghese, M.B.,B.S., M.S.

Joe Verghese, M.B.,B.S., M.S.

Professor, Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology, Einstein

Murray D. Gross Memorial Faculty Scholar in Gerontology, Einstein

Chief, Divisions of Cognitive and Motor Aging, Einstein and Montefiore

Attending Physician, Department of Neurology, Montefiore Health System

Chief, Division of Geriatrics, Montefiore Health System

Alzheimer's disease/dementiaGait/mobilityAgingFallsFrailty

Dr. Joe Verghese is a board-certified neurologist and expert on aging who assesses how diseases and aging affect cognitive ability and mobility in older adults. Among his current projects, he is evaluating the effectiveness of a non-invasive brain stimulation technique intended to alleviate symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and improve brain function. He is also conducting studies across the world to identify the causes of cognitive impairment and risk factors for Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. read more...