Dr. Kotagal completed residency training and a post-residency fellowship in Movement Disorders and Neurodegenerative diseases at the University of Michigan. He conducts clinical research at the University of Michigan including clinical trials and imaging studies in people with Parkinson disease and other related conditions. He sees outpatients with Parkinson disease, movement disorders and other neurodegenerative diseases at the Ann Arbor VA Healthcare system.
Areas of Interest
Non-dopaminergic changes in Parkinson disease, Clinical Trials, Neuroimaging, Dementia with Lewy Bodies, access to care for patients with neurodegenerative conditions, optimizing shared resources for clinical and translational science.
Dairy intake may increase risk of Parkinson's disease in men, according to investigators. Men of European ancestry with a genetic marker predicting dairy consumption had significantly greater risk of Parkinson's disease than individuals without the marker, suggesting a causal relationship between dairy intake and Parkinson's disease.
Medical School or Training
- University of Minnesota School of Medicine, 2007
- University of Michigan Health System, Neurology, MI, 2011