Lewis Bayard Morgenstern MD

Professor, Neurology
Specialties: 
Neurology
Clinical Interests:

Acute stroke therapy and stroke prevention

Video profile

Locations

U of M Neurology

Cardiovascular Center Floor 3 Reception C
1500 E Medical Center Dr SPC 5855
Ann Arbor
MI
48109
Phone:
888-287-1082

Credentials

Medical School or Training

  • University of Michigan Medical School, 1990

Residency

  • Johns Hopkins, Neurology, MD, 1994

Fellowship

  • Stroke, University of Texas at Houston, 1995

Board Certification

  • Vascular Neurology

  • Neurology

Research

Health disparities in stroke; community and professional education to improve stroke treatment and stroke prevention; intracerebral hemorrhage

Biography

Dr. Lewis Morgenstern is Professor of Neurology and Director of the Stroke Program at the University of Michigan. He is board certified in neurology and vascular neurology. Dr. Morgenstern helps patients reduce their risk of stroke and he treats patients who have recently had a stroke in the hospital. He was recently Chair of the American Heart Association’s International Stroke Conference and has served on many national committees for the American Heart Association and the Federal Government to fight stroke. Dr. Morgenstern research interest involve reducing stroke in minority populations who are have the greatest stroke risk and helping communities provide emergent care for stroke. He takes the message of stroke prevention personally by exercising regularly and eating a low salt, low calorie diet low in total calories and high in fruit and whole grains.