Deniz Erten-Lyons, M.D.
- Geriatrics, Neurology
- Special Interest:
- Aging and Alzheimer's
- Accepting Patients:
Academic and Clinical Position
Dr. Erten-Lyons is Assistant Professor of Neurology at Oregon Health and Science University. Dr. Erten-Lyons' research focuses on understanding why some individuals age with minimal or no cognitive decline. She is interested in identifying genes which affect brain morphology and function in late life, and the role genetics plays in cognitive reserve. She has received research support from the Veterans Affairs, the Alzheimer's Association and the Medical Research Foundation of Oregon.
M.D., Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey, 1998
Neurology Residency, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, 2003
Geriatric Neurology Fellowship, Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Portland, Oregon, 2005
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology