Aging and Dementia

ColumbiaDoctors Neurology Aging and Dementia Practice provides comprehensive, coordinated care for those affected by memory or behavioral disorders, including mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer's disease, Lewy Body disease, Frontotemporal degeneration, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, and other less common disorders.

Treatments and Services

Our multidisciplinary team of subspecialty-trained neurologists, neuropsychologists, psychiatrists, genetic counselors, social workers, nurses and other healthcare professionals work together to determine the exact cause of your impairment, and advise you and your family on the best treatment plan for your specific condition. Learn more

Patient Information

Your initial visit may take approximately 1 to 2 hours. Patients are encouraged to bring family members or a close friend to their appointment to provide support and to help describe any symptoms you may be experiencing. Learn more


Our resources section offers helpful links to sites related to aging, Alzheimer's disease, and other neurodegenerative diseases. Learn more


Division of Aging and Dementia faculty members remain dedicated to improving the diagnosis and treatment, and ultimately the prevention, of diseases of aging including Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders. Learn more


Learn more about our Aging and Dementia fellowship program and other educational opportunities in the Department of Neurology at Columbia University Medical Center.Learn more