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James A. Ferrendelli, MD

Department of Neurology
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Dr. James Ferrendelli, MD, is a neurologist with experience treating Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia, as well as epilepsy and other seizure disorders and is a professor of neurology at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).

He has authored dozens of peer-reviewed articles on neurology in scientific journals and served on the editorial boards of multiple medical journals. He is a member of many medical professional organizations and is a longtime leader in the treatment of epilepsy and other neurological disorders.


Medical School
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1962

Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, 1968

Washington University School of Medicine, 1971

Clinical Interests

Alzheimer’s and dementia, epilepsy, and grand mal, myoclonic, tonic, atonic, absence, tonic-clonic, partial, and febrile seizure disorders

Board Certification

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Dr James Ferrendelli, MD

Dr. Ferrendelli Sees Patients at:
UTHealth Neurosciences Neurology
6410 Fannin St., Suite 1014
Houston, TX 77030
Phone: (832) 325-7080