Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
George Plotkin, PhD, MD, treats a wide range of neurological disorders at the UT Health East Texas Neurological Institute. He is renowned for his expertise in the field of movement disorders and deep brain stimulation therapy.
Patients from around the world seek him out for a diagnosis, advanced treatments and individualized care. "We want to know where our patients come from, what their interests are and what they do. After all, they are people first and patients second."
Electrodiagnostic Physician, Board Certification
Neurology Residency: Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Internal Medicine Internship: Boston City Hospital, Boston University School of Medicine, MA
Doctor of Medicine: Boston University School of Medicine, MA
Doctor of Philosophy: Physiological Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge
Master of Science: Biology, MIT, Cambridge
Bachelor of Science: MIT, Cambridge
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Diplomate
American Academy of Neurology, Member
The Joint Commission Patient’s Choice Award, Repeat Recipient
Best Doctors in America, Selected by Peers
Texas Super Doctors, Selected by Peers
Boston University School of Medicine, Magna Cum Laude Graduate
Chester Keefer Prize in Internal Medicine, Boston City Hospital, Award
Hewlett-Packard Medicine Prize
American Parkinson Disease Association • Johnson & Johnson, Fellow