Neil Alexander, MD, MS

Ivan Duff M.D. Collegiate Professor of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine
Professor, Internal Medicine
Research Professor, Institute of Gerontology
Director, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System GRECC

VA Ann Arbor GRECC

Room F224

2215 Fuller Rd

Ann Arbor, MI 48105-2399


Dr. Alexander graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis and received a clinical research design and biostatistics master's degree from University of Michigan. He completed his internal medicine residency at the University of New Mexico Affiliated Hospitals and a geriatrics fellowship at the University of Michigan. He is a past research fellow at the U-M Institute of Gerontology. Dr. Alexander is board-certified in internal medicine and geriatrics. He has a special interest in exercise, mobility, falls and rehabilitation in older adults. He is the Director of the VA Ann Arbor Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center.

Areas of Interest

Clinical Interests: Geriatrics, rehabilitation, falls, exercise, functional assessment, and mobility

Research Interests: Rehabilitation, falls, exercise, and functional assessment


Medical School: University of Minnesota, 1983

Residency: University of New Mexico Affiliated Hospitals, Internal Medicine, 1986

Fellowship: Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, 1989

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine


East Ann Arbor Health and Geriatrics Center Floor 1
4260 Plymouth Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Phone: 734-764-6831

VA Medical Center Rm F224
2215 Fuller Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Phone: 734-845-3072