Diane S. Book, MD

Behavioral Neurology, Neurology
Associate Professor

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I approach patients from the perspective of doctor as teacher- as originally defined 700 years ago. I see every patient encounter as an opportunity to teach them how to heal, to recover, and how to stay well in the future.

I approach patients from the perspective of doctor as teacher- as originally defined 700 years ago. I see every patient encounter as an opportunity to teach them how to heal, to recover, and how to…
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About

Dr. Book is a specialist in cerebrovascular disorders including stroke, having co-founded the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Stroke Program, and also in the dementias including Alzheimer’s Disease and vascular cognitive disorders. She has expanded her interests in stroke care quality to encompass patient safety and quality across Neurology.

Overview

Diseases & Conditions

Alzheimer's Disease
Alzheimer's-Related Dementias
Aphasia
CADASIL
Cerebrovascular Accident (CVA)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Degenerative Dementia
Dementia
Frontal Temporal Dementia
Ischemic Stroke
Lewy Body Dementia
Memory Disorders
Memory Loss
Stroke
Stroke from Intracranial Atherosclerotic Disease or Carotid Disease
TIA from Intracranial Atherosclerotic Disease or Carotid Disease
Transient Ischemic Attack
Vascular Cognitive Impairment

Treatment & Services

Acute Stroke Therapy
Evaluation and Managment of Degenerative Dementias
Stroke Evaluation and Management
Virtual Visit

Ages Seen

Adult
Senior

Languages Spoken

English

Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital

Locations

Neuroscience Institute – Specialty Clinics

Education & Training

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Doctor of Medicine - (1991)

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Residency in Neurology - (1995)

Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals - Milwaukee - Fellowship in Stroke/Dementia - (1996)

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor - Certificate in LEAN Healthcare - (2013)

Board Certifications

Neurology

Patient Reviews

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Ratings

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Superior experience, especially with Dr.Book. Now waiting for followup on recommnext steps. steps.
Doctor Book was awesome. She was able to give me a correct diagnosis. Took a load of my mind. Dr Books is TRUE PROFESIONAL. God Bless her and her staff
We felt better about understanding what happened and where it happened. We have hope that I will get better.
Dr. Book is super with the elderly. She actually listens patiently and attentively.
Very thorough explanation of diagnosis. I felt at ease discussing my concerns about my conditions.
I felt that Dr Book was always very concerned about me and how I was doing.
Everyone was very kind and respectful. Dr. Book was so wonderful in listening to our concerns and spending time answering our questions. A true professional.
Dr. Book was extremely knowledgeable, informative, and caring.
Great visit
Dr Book is very knowledgeable and explained my condition and treatment in terms I could easily understand. It was a pleasure to work with her. My thanks to her for treating me so I can continue to enjoy life.
Dr book was very respectful and thorough.
She was very professional but also made sure that I understood what she was explaining to me and answered all of my questions without rushing me.
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