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Oren Levy, MD, PhD
Winifred Mercer Pitkin, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology
Division of Movement Disorders


  • BSc: Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Yale University
  • MD: Emory University School of Medicine
  • Internship: Weill-Cornell Medical College
  • Residency: Weill Cornell Medical College, Neurology
  • Fellowship: Movement Disorders, Columbia University Medical Center
  • PhD: Neuroscience, Emory University School of Medicine
Board Certification: Neurology

Office Location:
710 West 168th Street
New York, NY, 10032

Office Telephone: 212-305-1303

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Clinical Biography:
Dr. Levy is a neurologist specializing in Movement Disorders, including Parkinson's disease, tremor, dystonia, ataxia, tics, and chorea.

Research Biography:
In research, Dr. Levy is currently focused on studying cell death pathways involved in Parkinson's disease, using cellular and animal models. The ultimate goal of Dr. Levy's research is to find novel targets for the development of neuroprotective treatments for Parkinson's disease.

  • Parkinson's disease
  • progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP)
  • multiple system atrophy (MSA)
  • corticobasal degeneration (CBD)
  • Huntington's disease
  • chorea
  • benign essential tremor
  • tremor
  • dystonia
  • ataxia
  • Tourette's syndrome
  • tics
  • myoclonus
  • K08 Career Development Award, NIH

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