Bruce Robert Ransom, M.D., Ph.D., is an expert in general neurology and sub-specializes in movement disorders, such as Parkinson’s disease.
Dr. Ransom earned his M.D. and Ph.D. and completed his internship at Washington University Medical School in St. Louis, Missouri. He did research at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, and trained in neurology at Stanford University, California. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and board-certified in neurology.
Dr. Ransom’s clinical interests include movement disorders, essential tremor and dystonia, general neurology and inpatient neurology. His research focuses on how the brain is injured by stroke, brain energy metabolism and the function of non-neuronal brain cells.
Dr. Ransom is the chair of the Neurology Department, a professor of neurology and an adjunct professor in the Department of Physiology and Biophysics at the University of Washington, Seattle.