Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center

Fred  Ovsiew, MD

Fred Ovsiew, MD

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences



600 North McClurg Court
Suite 4411
Chicago IL 60611

f-ovsiew( at )

Hospital Affiliations

I am on the medical staff at the following Feinberg-affiliated hospital(s)

Education and Certification

MD: University of Pennsylvania (1977)
Residency: University of Chicago Hospitals (1981)
Fellowship: University of Chicago Hospitals (1982)
Fellowship: Michael Reese Hospital (1983)
Board Certification: Psychiatry


Description of Interests

I see patients with depression, anxiety, and other psychiatric disorders and provide treatment with psychotherapy or pharmacotherapy as appropriate for the individual patient. I specialize in neuropsychiatry, the mental and behavioral disorders due to brain diseases such as epilepsy, movement disorders, dementia, or autoimmune disease.

Interests (Keywords)

Anxiety Disorders; Depression; Nervous System Diseases

Research and Publications


Institutes and Centers

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