Dr. Nikolaus Renz McFarland MD Neurologist

Dr. Nikolaus McFarland is a neurologist in Gainesville, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Massachusetts General Hospital and Shands at the University of Florida. He received his medical degree from University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and has been in practice for 12 years. He is one of 149 doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital and one of 29 at Shands at the University of Florida who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Hospital Affiliation

Shands at the University of Florida
Ranked #37 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Massachusetts General Hospital
Ranked #4 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Virginia
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2002–2003

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Chronic Treatment with Novel Small Molecule Hsp90 Inhibitors Rescues Striatal Dopamine Levels but Not α-Synuclein-Induced Neuronal Cell Loss.
McFarland, N. R.,Dimant, H.,Kibuuka, L.,Ebrahimi-Fakhari, D.,Desjardins, C. A.,Danzer, K. M.,Danzer, M.,Fan, Z.,Schwarzschild, M. A.,Hirst, W.,McLean, P. J.

MRI Reveals Brain Abnormalities in Drug-Naïve Parkinson's Disease.
Planetta, P. J.,McFarland, N. R.,Okun, M. S.,Vaillancourt, D. E.

Anti-tau antibodies: hitting the target.
Golde, T. E.,Lewis, J.,McFarland, N. R.

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