Dr. Schwartz joined the Stanford Stroke Center in 2004 as a Fellow in Vascular Neurology and has remained on as Faculty since 2007. Currently, his primary focus is the care of patients with cerebrovascular disease in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. His expertise extends to critically ill patients in the Neurointensive Care Unit with ischemic and hemorrhagic strokes. He has a particular interest and expertise in cervical artery dissection, non-atherosclerotic vasculopathies, and stroke in young adults.
Dr. Schwartz is a national leader in neurological education and is the Program Director for the Stanford Neurology Residency Program and serves the Medical Director for Clinical Neurosciences (G1/H1) at Stanford Hospital & Clinics.
Learn more about the Neurology Residency Program: http://neurology.stanford.edu/education/adult_residency.html.
- Vascular Neurology
Medical Director, Clinical Neurosciences (G1/H1), Stanford Hospital & Clinics (2010 - Present)
Program Director, Neurology Residency Program, Dept. of Neurology & Neurological Sciences (2010 - Present)
Board Certification: Vascular Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2008)
Board Certification: Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2006)
Fellowship:Stanford University Medical Center (2005) CA
Residency:Stanford University Medical Center (2004) CA
Internship:California Pacific Medical Center (2001) CA
Medical Education:Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (2000) IL
MD, Northwestern University (2000)
PhD, Northwestern University, Neurophysiology Neuropharmacology (1998)