Dr. Larry B. Goldstein is the Ruth L. Works Professor, the Chairman of the Department of Neurology and Co-Director of the Kentucky Neuroscience Institute. He received his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He completed his neurology residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center and a research fellowship in cerebrovascular disease at Duke University. An internationally known expert, Goldstein focuses on stroke-related clinical care, research and education. He has received numerous teaching and other professional awards and served in leadership positions in regional and national organizations focused on neurology, stroke and related disorders.
My focus for the last 30 years has been on stroke, stroke prevention, stroke treatment and post-stroke recovery. One of the things that we're doing here at UK is, as the Kentucky Neuroscience Institute evolves, we're bringing together our clinicians, our clinical investigators and our basic translational researchers to advance stroke care.
Ruth L. Works Professor
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York
Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
Neurology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
Research, Vascular Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C.
Certifications or Special training
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Vascular Neurology
Kentucky Neuroscience Institute
First Floor, Wing C, Room B101
740 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536-0284
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UK neurology resident proposes new way to identify stroke - Feb. 22, 2017
When the Cause of Stroke is Mystery, Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Could be the Answer - Oct. 31, 2016
13-Year-Old Boy Enjoys Being “Normal Kid" Again After Epilepsy Surgery - May 16, 2016
Goldstein Drafts Editorial on Carotid Artery Screening for JAMA Internal Medicine - April 26, 2016
Two UK Faculty Help Draft Policy Statement for the American Heart Association - April 21, 2016
Stroke, a woman’s disease, is often preventable - Dec. 5, 2015
Goldstein Named Chair of the UK Department of Neurology, Co-Director of Kentucky Neuroscience Institute - Jan. 29, 2015
Goldstein at the Helm of the Department of Neurology; Kentucky Neuroscience Institute - June 22, 2015