Kristoffer W. Rhoads, Ph.D., is a clinical neuropsychologist who specializes in evaluating and treating dementia and neurodegenerative disorders. Dr. Rhoades serves as primary neuropsychologist at the UW Medicine Memory and Brain Wellness Center. He joined UW Medicine after a decade of clinical and leadership positions in dementia care.
Dr. Rhoads’ clinical interests include neuropsychological evaluation of neurodegenerative disorders, non-pharmacological treatment of memory and neurological disorders, cognitive rehabilitation, and cross-cultural evaluations and treatment. His research interests include screening and early detection of cognitive impairment, non-medication interventions for memory loss and cross-cultural dementia care.
Dr. Rhoads is an associate professor in the Department of Neurology at the University of Washington, Seattle. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Washington Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association and as Chair of the Health-Medical Care Subcommittee for the Washington State Alzheimer’s Disease Working Group.
Outside of the office, Dr. Rhoads enjoys rock climbing, music, travel, volunteering and community engagement, and he loves spending time with family and friends.