Ilene S. Ruhoy, MD, PhD

Neurologist, Brain Coach, Speaker



I am a board-certified neurologist with a PhD in environmental toxicologist. I am also a mom, a wife, and a brain tumor survivor (so far!). I specialize in integrative neurology, optimizing brain health, complex and chronic disease, and prevention. I was co-editor of Integrative Neurology, published by Oxford Press in September, 2020, and co-editor of Preventative Neurology issue of the Seminars in Neurology to be published by Thieme Medical Publishers in November, 2022. I am passionate about healthy lifestyle including nutrition, fitness, sleep, love, and relationships.

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Ilene Ruhoy MD
Ilene S. Ruhoy, MD, PhD
Neurologist, Brain Coach, Speaker

"We are who our brains tell us we are."

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