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William Charles Kreisl, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Division of Aging and Dementia


  • BA: Cornell University
  • MD: Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Internship: Weill-Cornell Medical Center, Internal Medicine
  • Residency: Weill-Cornell Medical Center, Neurology
  • Fellowship: Clinical Research Fellowship, Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health
Board Certification: Neurology

Office Location:
710 W 168th St
New York, NY 10032

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Dr. Kreisl is a neurologist specializing in mild cognitive impairment and dementing illnesses, including Alzheimer's disease.

In research, Dr. Kreisl uses brain imaging techniques, particularly positron emission tomography, to improve diagnosis and identify novel targets for treatment of neurodegenerative diseases.

  • Alzheimer's disease
  • mild cognitive impairment
  • early onset Alzheimer's disease
  • primary progressive aphasia
  • posterior cortical atrophy
  • Dementia with Lewy bodies
  • frontotemporal dementia
  • American Academy of Neurology Foundation Clinical Research Training Fellowship Grant
  • Seymour S. Kety Memorial Fellowship Training Award, National Institute of Mental Health

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