Department of Neurology
Daniel Kurz is a neurologist whose areas of expertise include multiple sclerosis, neuromyelitis optica, myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody disease, autoimmune encephalitis, neurosarcoidosis, and LGBTQ health.
Kurz earned a BS in biological sciences, with an emphasis on molecular genetics, and a BA in classics, with an emphasis on Latin, Greek, and literature of antiquity, both from Loyola University Chicago. He received an MD from New York University School of Medicine. He completed a residency in neurology at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York and a fellowship in neurology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York. Most recently, he was an assistant professor of neurology at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University, Kings County Hospital and also director of the Linda Morgante Multiple Sclerosis Care Center at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn.