Specialties

Neurology (Board certified since 1989)

At a Glance

  • 1988 Started practicing
  • 28 Years experience
  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 1 HOSPITAL AFFILIATION

About Dr. Factor

Stewart Factor, DO is currently Professor of Neurology, Director of the Movement Disorders Program and Vance Lanier Chair of Neurology at Emory University School of Medicine.  He is currently a member of the American Academy of Neurology, American Neurological Association, Movement Disorder Society, Parkinson Study Group, Huntington Study Group, and the Dystonia Study Group.  He has held numerous committee memberships for the AAN, MDS, PSG and HSG.  Dr. Factor earned his undergraduate degree in Biology at the State University of New York at Stony Brook and his DO in Medicine at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine at Old Westbury.  He received his neurology training at Albany Medical Center in Albany, New York and Movement Disorders training at the University of Miami in Miami, Florida. Previous position was as Director of Movement Disorders at Albany Medical Center in Albany, New York. He has edited three textbooks: “Parkinson’s Disease: Diagnosis and Clinical Management” first & second editions and “Drug-induced Movement Disorders” as well as authoring numerous peer reviewed articles.  Current research projects include work in biomarkers for Parkinson’s disease, freezing of gait and tardive dyskinesia.

My Clinical Interests

  • Corticobasal denegeration
  • dystonia
  • essential tremor
  • Gait Disorders
  • Huntington's disease
  • Parkinson's disease
  • periodic limb movement disorde
  • Tourette's syndrome

Academic Profile

Degree

New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY , 0

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
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FELLOWSHIP

University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL
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INTERNSHIP

Suburban Medical Center, Oak Park, IL
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Locations & Appointments

1 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Clinic at Executive Park

12 Executive Park Dr NE
Fl 5
Atlanta, GA 30329
  • 404-778-3444
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1 Hospital Affiliation(s)

2

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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Academic Profile

Degree

New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY , 0

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
0

FELLOWSHIP

University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL
0

INTERNSHIP

Suburban Medical Center, Oak Park, IL
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