Dr. Sanford Irwin Finkel MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Sanford Finkel is a psychiatrist in Wilmette, Illinois. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including NorthShore University Health System Evanston Hospital and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School and has been in practice for 42 years. He is one of 39 doctors at NorthShore University Health System Evanston Hospital and one of 173 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: Pain Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, Psychiatry, 1969 - 1971

Westland Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1967 - 1968

University of Michigan Medical School
Class of 1967

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 38 years in Psychiatry

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 23 years in Geriatric Psychiatry

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Undertreatment of patients with Alzheimer's disease in an elderly United States population.
Sano, M., Amatniek, J., Feely, M., Sinyak, F., Holton, D., Ascher, S., Finkel, S.I.

Morning or evening activity improves neuropsychological performance and subjective sleep quality in older adults.
Benloucif, S., Orbeta, L., Ortiz, R., Janssen, I., Finkel, S.I., Bleiberg, J., Zee, P.C.

Effects of rivastigmine on behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia in Alzheimer's disease.
Finkel, S.I.

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