Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

The Ken & Ruth Davee Department of Neurology

Patient Care

Northwestern University is an educational and research institution. The faculty of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine’s Ken & Ruth Davee Department of Neurology provide clinical patient care through Feinberg-affiliated hospitals.

We are committed to providing the highest quality of care for diseases of the nervous system in the leading-edge facilities of Northwestern Medicine, as well as educating future leaders in neurology and neuroscience and developing a deeper understanding of the diseases we treat through research.

Northwestern Medicine Resources

Find information about patient services, physicians, and more related to our department via the following Northwestern Medicine sites.

Clinical Contact Information

The Ken & Ruth Davee Department of Neurology (Clinical Office – For Patients)

675 North St Clair
Suite 20-100
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Clinical Affiliate Practice (Phone Number): 312-695-7950

Neurology faculty members are listed below by specialty; select the individual faculty member’s name to see their non-Feinberg, clinical contact information.

Cerebrovascular Disorders

Areas of Expertise: Thrombolysis, clot extraction, stroke, rehabilitation

Cognitive Neurology

Areas of Expertise: Neurological diseases that interfere with cognition and behavior, age-related memory impairments, dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, frontotemporal degenerations, primary progressive aphasia, and related neurodegenerative conditions

Movement Disorders

Areas of Expertise: Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders

Neurocritical Care

Areas of Expertise: Hemorrhagic stroke, brain swelling (cerebral edema), continual seizures (status epilepticus), and survivors of cardiac arrest.


Areas of Expertise: Multiple sclerosis and related inflammatory central nervous system disorders

Neuromuscular Medicine

Areas of Expertise: ALS, frontotemporal dementia and ALS (ALS/FTD), primary lateral sclerosis (PLS), the hereditary spastic parapareses (HSP), the muscular dystrophies, peripheral neuropathies, myasthenia gravis, muscle diseases and related disorders


Areas of Expertise: Epilepsy and other seizure disorders, epilepsy surgery


Areas of Expertise: Primary and secondary brain tumors, neurologic complications seen in cancer patients

Sleep Disorders

Areas of Expertise: Sleep and circadian rhythm disorders, shift work, sleep in women, insomnia, restless legs, and narcolepsy