Jerrold Vitek, MD, PhD

Jerrold Vitek, MD, PhD


Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Movement disorders
  • Tremor

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


  • John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD


  • Movement Disorders under Mahlon DeLong, M.D.

Other Education

  • PhD Degree - Neurophysiology, University of Minnesota

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurology

Recognition and Leadership


  • Innovator Award, Cleveland Clinic (2006)
  • America's Top Doctors (2005)
  • U.S. News & World Report Top Doctor (2012)
  • Presidential Who's Who Nomination (2009-2010)
  • Best Doctors in Ohio, Northern Ohio Live (2007-2008)
  • Health Center Heroes of Atlanta (2003)


  • Center Director, Udall Center of Excellence in Parkinson’s Disease Research

Academic Information


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