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Andrew Duker, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology

Department
Neurology & Rehabilitation Medicine
Specialties
Neurology, Movement Disorders,
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Practice Locations

  • Clifton

    • UC Health Physicians Office (Clifton)

      222 Piedmont Avenue
      Suite 3200
      Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

      Phone: (513) 475-8730
      Fax: (513) 475-8033
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Bio

Andrew Duker, MD, is a fellowship-trained neurologist who has been with the Gardner Center for Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders at the UC Neuroscience Institute since 2007.  He is active clinically and also provides microelectrode recording services as part of the Deep Brain Stimulation team during neurosurgical procedures for Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, and dystonia at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.  As an assistant professor of Neurology at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Dr. Duker is committed to teaching and research.  He has published numerous book chapters and peer-reviewed journal articles, and is involved in clinical trials and investigator-initiated research.  A Cincinnati native, Dr. Duker enjoys working with and for his patients, and is focused on making a difference in the lives of those with movement disorders.

Dr. Duker’s specialties include ataxia, chorea, dyskinesia, dystonia, essential tremor, hemifacial spasm, Huntington’s disease, myoclonus, Parkinson’s disease and parkinsonisms, restless legs syndrome, tics, and tremors.  

Education

Medical School
University of Toledo - Toledo, OH
Residency
University of Cincinnati/University Hospital - Cincinnati, OH
Fellowship
University of Cincinnati/University Hospital - Cincinnati, OH (Davis Phinney Foundation Clinical Research Fellowship in Movement Disorders)

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology  
American Academy of Neurology 
Movement Disorders Society 
Parkinson Study Group
Huntington Study Group
Toronto Western Extended Research Network

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