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John A. Bertelson, MD, FAAN


The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, M.D.


Residency, Neurology, Mayo Foundation

Fellowship, Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Fellowship, Neuroimaging, DENT Neurologic Institute

Care Information

Clinical Biography

John Bertelson, MD is an affiliate neurologist with UT Health Austin’s Comprehensive Memory Center in the Mulva Clinic for the Neurosciences. A native Texan, Dr. Bertelson completed his Neurology residency at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and his fellowship in behavioral Neurology at McLean Hospital in Belmont, Massachusetts. Additionally, he completed a second fellowship in neuroimaging at Dent Neurologic Institute in Amherst, NY. He has been in active practice in Austin since 2003.


  • Alzheimer’s Disease and other cognitive disorders
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Neuroimaging

Board Certification

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Awards & Honors

  • Austin Monthly Top Doctor 2018 , 2019
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