Dr. Ilana Schlesinger, MD
Specialization: Dr. Schlesinger is a Senior Neurologist who specializes in movement disorders and Parkinson's disease.
Education: In 1989, Dr. Schlesinger received her MD from the School of Medicine at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. She performed her clinical training in Neurology at Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem and Meir Hospital, Sapir Medical Center in Kfar-Saba.
In 2001, she completed a specialization in movement disorders and Parkinson's disease at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worchester, Massachusetts, USA.
Clinical Experience: Dr. Schlesinger is Head of the Movement Disorders Institute at Rambam Health Care Campus. She additionally founded a center for Focused Ultrasound Treatment of Movement Disorders in cooperation with Rambam’s Department of Neurosurgery.
Research and Academic Activities: Dr. Schlesinger’s main research focus areas encompass novel treatments for movement disorders.
Professional Activity: As a member of the Israeli Heart Society and a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, Prof. Nikolsky has held faculty appointments at several international meetings, including Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics, EuroPCR, and The American College of Cardiology. She is also a former member of the Clinical Events Adjudication Committee for multicenter international trials including ACUITY, SIRIUS 4.0, FUTURE-2, and more.Publications in PubMed