Megan Baumgardner, D.O.
Megan Baumgardner, D.O., earned a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Des Moines University in 2012. In 2016, she completed a residency in neurology at the University of Kansas Medical Center, where she is now an assistant professor in the Department of Neurology. Her clinical practice is focused on cognitive disorders, specifically neurodegenerative diseases such as dementia.
As an assistant professor, she cares for patients in the Memory Clinic of the University of Kansas Alzheimer's Disease Center. She also works with the research team and is focused on the relationship between microglia and Alzheimer's disease. She has published an article in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, "Effects of Microglial Cytokines on Alzheimer's Disease-Related Phenomena."
Dr. Baumgardner is board certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
To learn more, visit Dr. Baumgardner's University of Kansas Health System bio.