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Joy A. Derwenskus DO, MSCR

Chief, Division of General Neurology, and Associate Professor of Neurology
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    4.3
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  • 39 ratings
  • 23 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    General Neurology
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    Neuroimmunology and Multiple Sclerosis
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    Neurology
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    Neurosciences

Conditions and Treatments

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    Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM)
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    Chronic Facial Pain
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    Encephalitis
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    Headache
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    Migraine
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    Myelitis
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    Neuro-Sarcoidosis
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    Neuroimmunology and Multiple Sclerosis
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    General Neurology

Locations (3)

3810 Bedford Avenue, Suite 100
Nashville, TN 37215
Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 24100
Nashville, TN 37204
1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 3930
Nashville, TN 37232

Education

  • Doctor of Osteopathy - Des Moines University, 1998
  • Internship - Northwestern Medicine Evanston, 2000
  • Residency - University Hospital of Cleveland, Case Western, 2003
  • Master of Science in Clinical Research - Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 2005
  • Fellowship in Multiple Sclerosis - Mount Sinai Medical Center, 2005

Patient Comments

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Exceptional care
September 14, 2021
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This was my first time with this doctor. She was so fantastic, I asked if she would be my regular neurologist.
August 10, 2021
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Good
August 7, 2021
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*Dr. Stokes is the sort of physician everyone should have. She is knowledgeable, congenial, caring, and professional, yet she talks to the patient in a down-to-Earth manner.
July 8, 2021
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recommendation to anyone
June 14, 2021
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she was very attended and is trying to get to the problem going on with me
May 28, 2021
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I love Dr. Dewinskas! she is the best and I know a very good listener!
May 22, 2021
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Dr derwerskus is a blessing.
May 19, 2021
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Dr. D is the was very kind and listened to all of my concerns. I was very happy with my appointment with her.
May 14, 2021
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