David Tirschwell, M.D., M.Sc., is a board certified physician and medical director of Comprehensive Stroke Care at the UW Medicine Stroke Center at Harborview, program director of the UW Stroke Fellowship and a UW professor of Neurology.
Dr. Tirschwell specializes in general neurology, stroke and vascular diseases of the brain and nervous system. He has provided care to patients since 1997. ??
Dr. Tirschwell earned his M.D. from Weill Cornell Medical College, New York City and his M.Sc. at the UW. He is board-certified in both General Neurology and Vascular Neurology. His clinical interests include general neurology, cerebrovascular disease, stroke prevention and treatment. His research interests include intracerebral hemorrhage, stroke epidemiology, quality of care, clinical trials and outcomes of stroke patients.
Outside of work, Dr. Tirschwell enjoys spending time with his family, being outdoors, long walks and reading.
Education and Training
University of Washington School of Public Health
Other Education, 1999
Cornell Univ. Medical College
Medical education, 1991
UW - Dept. of Neurology
UW - Division of General Internal Medicine
Vascular Neurology, 2005, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
Neurology, 1997, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology