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    David Wang, DO

    Neurologist
    Stroke (602) 406-6262

    David Wang, DO, is a neurologist in the Stroke Program and a professor in the Department of Neurology at Barrow Neurological Institute. He is board certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with a subspecialty certification in vascular neurology.

    Dr. Wang’s expertise includes the diagnosis and treatment of stroke and other neurovascular disorders. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Stroke Association, a member of the National Stroke Association, and the deputy and managing editor of the Chinese Stroke Association’s Stroke & Vascular Neurology journal.

    Dr. Wang earned his medical degree from the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center – Creighton University Joint Neurology Residency Program in Omaha and a fellowship in cerebrovascular diseases at the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo.

    Dr. Wang has been an investigator in more than 50 clinical trials for the treatment and prevention of stroke.

    For more information or to request an appointment with Dr. Wang, please call (602) 406-6262.

    Education & Training
    • Fellowship, Medical College of Ohio, Cerebrovascular Diseases, 1994-1995
    • Residency, University of Nebraska Medical Center – Creighton University, Neurology, 1993-1994
    • Fellowship, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Epilepsy Mini-Fellowship Program, 1992
    • Residency, Henry Ford Hospital, Neurology, 1991-1993
    • Transitional Internship, Henry Ford Hospital, Internal Medicine, 1990-1991
    • Internship, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Sparrow Hospital, 1989-1990
    • DO, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, 1989
    • Certificate, Qinghai University Medical College, 1982
    Professional Memberships
    • Member, American Academy of Neurology
    • Fellow, American Stroke Association, Stroke Council
    • Deputy & Managing Editor, Chinese Stroke Association, Stroke & Vascular Neurology
    • Member, National Stroke Association
    Honors and Awards
    • Faculty of the Year Award, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, 2017
    • Research Award, Tiantan International Stroke Conference, 2014
    • CUREageous Rock Doc Award for Outstanding Research in Stroke, Illinois Cancer Society, 2011
    • Faculty Teaching Award, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, 2011
    • Award for International Health Exchange, Ministry of Health of the People’s Republic of China, 2010
    • Ten Years of Outstanding Services, American Heart Association Midwest Affiliate, 2010
    • Neurology Clerkship Teaching Award, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, 2010
    • Raymond B. Allen Golden Apple Award, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, 2010
    • Service Recognition Award, American Heart Association Midwest Affiliate, 2009
    • Raymond B. Allen Golden Apple Award, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, 2007
    • Guide to America’s Top Physicians, Consumer Research Council, 2006
    • Most Respected Neurologist, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, Emergency Department, 2005
    • Outstanding Physician Angel Award, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of Illinois, 2004
    • Neurology Resident Teaching Award, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, 2003
    • Off-Service Faculty Teaching Award, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, Emergency Medicine Residency, 2003
    • Service Quality Star for Patient Satisfaction, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, 2002
    • Joseph S. Solovy Award, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, 2002
    • Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 2000/2001-present
    • Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Who’s Who Publication Board, 2000/2001-present
    • 40 Leaders Under Forty Award; Inter-Business Issues, News Radio 1470 WMBD, and Caterpillar, Inc.; 2001
    • Outstanding Clinical, Technological, or Scholarly Achievements Applied to Medical Research Award; University of Illinois College of Medicine; 2001
    • Emergency Medicine Resident Teaching Award, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, 1999
    • Teaching Recognition Award, American Academy of Family Physicians, 1997

    About Barrow Neurological Institute

    Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.