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Sanjeev Vaishnavi, MD, PhD

Sanjeev Vaishnavi, MD, PhD Physician

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology

Dr. Vaishnavi is employed by Penn Medicine.

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Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Neurology

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Neurology, 2014

Clinical Expertise:

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Cognitive Neurology
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia Patient Medical Care
  • Memory Disorders
  • Memory Evaluation

Practice Locations and Appointments

  • Penn Memory Center

    Penn Neuroscience Center Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, South Pavilion, 2nd Floor 3400 Civic Center Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19104 800-789-7366 (PENN)

    A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

  • Penn Neuroscience Center - Neurology

    Penn Neuroscience Center Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, South Pavilion, 2nd Floor 3400 Civic Center Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19104 800-789-7366 (PENN)

    A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • eLAP Services
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Homestead Smart Health Plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Health and Wellness (Centene) Medicare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Provider Partners Health Plan
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Veterans Choice Program

Education and Training

Medical School: Washington University
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

Alzheimer's Association, International American Academy of Neurology, National ISTAART, International Society for Neuroscience, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Vaishnavi is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Description of Research Expertise:

Neuroimaging, resting state functional connectivity MRI, PET, aerobic glycolysis

Selected Publications:

Jeffrey S. Phillips, PhD, *Fulvio Da Re, MD, David J. Irwin, MD, Corey T. McMillan, PhD, Sanjeev N. Vaishnavi, MD, PhD, Sharon X. Xie, PhD, Edward B. Lee, MD, PhD, Philip A. Cook, PhD, James C. Gee, PhD, Leslie M. Shaw, PhD, John Q. Trojanowski, MD, PhD, David A. Wolk, MD and Murray Grossman, MD, EdD: Longitudinal progression of grey matter atrophy in non-amnestic Alzheimer’s disease Brain : 2019.

Fulvio Da Re, F. Da Re, J. Phillips, C. Ferrarese, D. Irwin, C. McMilan, S. Vaishnavi, S. Xie, E.Lee, P. Cook, J. Gee, L. Shaw, J. Trojanowski, D. Wolk, M. Grossman: Atrophy progression over time in non-amnestic Alzheimer's disease Italian Society for the Study of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia (SINDEM) : 2019.

David Coughlin MD, Jeffrey Phillips PhD, Emily Roll BS, David Wolk MD, Sandhitsu Das PhD, Ilya Nasrallah MD PhD, Sanjeev Vaishnavi MD, Andrew Siderowf MD MSCE, Daniel Weintraub MD, Leslie I Shaw PhD, John Q Trojanowski MD PhD, Murray Grossman MD, David Irwin MD MSTR, Corey T. McMillan PhD: Cerebrospinal Fluid AD Biomarkers and Regional [18F]-Flortaucipir Uptake in Lewy Body Disorders American Academy of Neurology : 2019.

David Coughlin, MD, Jeffrey Phillips, PhD, Emily Roll, BS, David Wolk, MD, Sandhitsu Das, PhD, Sanjeev Vaishnavi, MD, Daniel Weintraub, MD, Andrew Siderowf, MD MSCE, Ilya Nasrallah, MD PhD, David Irwin, MD MSTR, Corey, McMillan, PhD.: Regional [18F]-AV1451 Uptake in DLB Annals of Neurology 84 (suppl 22): 2018.

Patira R, Vaishnavi S: Clinical Management of Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease Practical Neurology : 49-52,2018.

Vaishnavi S: New Diagnostic Insights & Challenges of Treatment Practical Neurology : 3,2018.

Fulvio Da Re, MD; Laynie Dratch, BS; Sharon X Xie, PhD; David J Irwin, MD; Corey T McMillan, PhD; Sanjeev N Vaishnavi, MD, PhD; Carlo Ferrarese, MD, PhD; Edward B Lee, MD, PhD; Leslie M Shaw, PhD; John Q Trojanowski, MD, PhD; David A Wolk, MD; Murray Grossman, MD, EdD: Neocortical Origin and Progression of Grey Matter Atrophy In Non-Amnestic Alzheimer's Disease Neurobiology of Aging 63 : 75-87,2018.

Benjamin J. Shannon*, Sanjeev N. Vaishnavi*, Andrei G. Vlassenko, Joshua S. Shimony, Jerrel Rutlin, Marcus E. Raichle: Brain aerobic glycolysis and motor adaptation learning Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113 (26): E3782-91,2016.

Andrei Vlassenko, Benjamin Shannon, Sanjeev Vaishnavi, Marcus Raichle: Brain aerobic glycolysis and motor adaptation learning Organization for Human Brain Mapping : 2016.

Wolk D, Vaishnavi S: Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer's Disease International Neurology, Second Edition : 2016.

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Academic Contact Info

Penn Memory Center
2nd floor South Extension
3400 Civic Center Blvd

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)