Raymond Scott Turner, MD, PhD

Raymond Scott Turner, MD, PhD

Neurology in Washington, DC


 (202) 687-7337

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Office Hours

Monday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed
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About Dr. Turner


Dr. Raymond Scott Turner, MD, PhD is a board-certified neurologist in Washington, D.C. He is Professor of Neurology and Director of the Memory Disorders Program at Georgetown University.

Dr. Turner offers research opportunities for healthy older individuals at risk for Alzheimer's disease - as well as those already diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment or dementia due to Alzheimer's.

He is licensed to practice medicine in Washington, D.C., and is affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

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Services Offered



Dementia
Alzheimer's disease
Lewy body dementia
Vascular dementia
Neurodegenerative disease
Frontotemporal lobar degeneration
Memory disorders
Cognitive disorders
Behavioral neurology / Neuropsychiatry
Primary progressive aphasia
Geriatrics / Dementia

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Czbjagcvxzet3e7jd3bzUniversity of Pennsylvania Health System
Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Behavioral Neurology, 1992 - 1995

Kcptmruunngonfn6jm6uUniversity of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Neurology, 1989 - 1992

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Internship, Internal Medicine, 1988 - 1989

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Class of 1988, M.D.

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Ph.D., Pharmacology, 1979 - 1984

Clemson University
B.S., Microbiology, Molecular Biology, with Honor, 1975 - 1979

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Certifications

20American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Neurology

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Medical Licenses

DcDC State Medical License
2008 - 2018

MiMI State Medical License
1995 - 2008

PaPA State Medical License
1988 - 1995

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Work Experience

Professor with Tenure
Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Department of Neurology
2015 - Present

Director, Memory Disorders Program
Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Department of Neurology
2008 - Present

Professor
Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Department of Neurology
2008 - 2015

Associate Chair, for the VA
Michigan Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI
Department of Neurology
2007 - 2008

Associate Professor with Tenure
Michigan Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI
Department of Neurology
2003 - 2008

Chief of the Neurology Service
Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System
Ann Arbor, MI
2002 - 2008

Assistant Professor
Michigan Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI
Department of Neurology
1995 - 2003

Attending Physician, Neurology Service
Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System
Ann Arbor, MI
1995 - 2008

Research Scientist, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC)
Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System
Ann Arbor, MI
1995 - 2008

Instructor
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Department of Neurology
1992 - 1995

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Hospital Affiliations

Lbnltvgkvfkhiilmn1uoMedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Current Affiliation
Washington, DC

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Awards

SuperdocSuper Doctor
SuperDoctors.com, 2011-2013

Honoree, Washington Monuments
National Capital Area Chapter, Alzheimer's Association, 2012

Fellow (elected)
American Neurological Association, 2006

University of Michigan Councilor (elected)
Michigan Chapter, Society for Neuroscience, 2003-2005

Best Paper Award, Geriatric Neurology and Behavioral Science
American Geriatrics Society, 2001

Paul Beeson Career Development Award in Aging Research
American Federation for Aging Research, 1998-2001

Superior Performance Award
VA Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, 2005-2006

Travel Award
International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease, Amsterdam, 1998

Research Fellowship for Physician-Scientists
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, 1992-1995

Research Fellowship
Tull Foundation, 1982-1984

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Professional Memberships

American Academy of Neurology - AAN
Member

American Neurological Association
Fellow

International Society to Advance Alzheimer's Research and Treatment (ISTAART)
Member

Society for Neuroscience
Member

American Association for the Advancement of Science
Member

Global Alzheimer's Platform Foundation (GAP-NET)
Member

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Publications



PubMed

Long-Term maintenance of anomia treatment effects in primary progressive aphasia.
Neuropsychol Rehabil
Meyer, A. M.,Tippett, D. C.,Turner, R. S.,Friedman, R. B.
1/31/2018

Resveratrol for Alzheimer's disease.
Ann N Y Acad Sci
Sawda C, Moussa C, Turner RS
9/2017

The BIOCARD Index: A Summary Measure to Predict Onset of Mild Cognitive Impairment.
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord
Sacktor N, Soldan A, Grega M, Farrington L, Cai Q, Wang MC, Gottesman RF, Turner RS, Albert M
4/7/2017

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Book Chapter

Neuropsychology of Cortical Dementias
Friedman R, Long S, Turner RS
2015

Alzheimer's Disease. Targets for New Clinical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Strategies
Turner RS
2012

Alzheimer's Disease: New Advances
Saluja I, Saunders TL, Turner RS
2007

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