Dr. Dawn Kleindorfer

Dawn Kleindorfer, M.D.

Robert W. Brear Professor of Neurology

Areas of Interest



Medical School or Training

  • MD, Washington University School of Medicine, 1997
  • BS, Indiana University, 1992


  • University of Michigan, 1998


  • University of Michigan, 2001


  • University of Cincinnati, 2002

Board Certification

  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology

Published Articles or Reviews

Abdul-Rahim, Azmil H; Fulton, Rachael L; Sucharew, Heidi; Kleindorfer, Dawn; Khatri, Pooja; Broderick, Joseph P; Lees, Kennedy R 2015. National institutes of health stroke scale item profiles as predictor of patient outcome: external validation on independent trial data. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation, 46 2, 395-400

Agarwal, Sunil K; Chao, Jennifer; Peace, Frederick; Judd, Suzanne E; Kissela, Brett; Kleindorfer, Dawn; Howard, Virginia J; Howard, George; Soliman, Elsayed Z 2015. Premature ventricular complexes on screening electrocardiogram and risk of ischemic stroke. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation, 46 5, 1365-7

Eckman, Mark H; Wise, Ruth E; Naylor, Katherine; Arduser, Lora; Lip, Gregory Y H; Kissela, Brett; Flaherty, Matthew; Kleindorfer, Dawn; Khan, Faisal; Schauer, Daniel P; Kues, John; Costea, Alexandru 2015. Developing an Atrial Fibrillation Guideline Support Tool (AFGuST) for shared decision making. Current medical research and opinion, 31 4, 603-14

Kelley, Brendan J; McClure, Leslie A; Unverzagt, Frederick W; Kissela, Brett; Kleindorfer, Dawn; Howard, George; Wadley, Virginia G 2015. Regular aspirin use does not reduce risk of cognitive decline. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 63 2, 390-2

Khatri, Pooja; Adeoye, Opeolu; Kleindorfer, Dawn O 2015. Intraarterial treatment for acute ischemic stroke. The New England journal of medicine, 372 12, 1178

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