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Steven Gunzler, MD

Steven Gunzler, MD

Ratings

(4.6)

66 Ratings 12 Reviews

Specialty

Neurology, Neurology-Movement Disorders

Accepting New Patients

Primary Location

UH Suburban Health Center
1611 S Green Rd
South Euclid, OH 44121

Schedule an Appointment

216-844-2724

Biography

  • Assistant Professor, CWRU School of Medicine

Steven Gunzler, MD, is a neurologist in University Hospitals Neurological Institute Parkinson’s & Movement Disorders Center at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. He is also an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio.

Dr. Gunzler’s interests include Parkinson’s disease, dementia with Lewy bodies, tremors, ataxia, dystonia, Huntington’s disease, Tourette’s syndrome, and botulinum toxin injections for movement disorders.

Dr. Gunzler obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with honors. He earned his medical degree at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in Rochester, New York, where he also completed his internal medicine internship. Dr. Gunzler received his residency training in Neurology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. In addition, he completed three years of fellowship training in movement disorders at the Parkinson Center of Oregon at Oregon Health and Sciences University Hospital in Portland, Oregon.

Through his appointment at the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Dr. Gunzler engages in teaching and research. He has served as principal investigator on an NIH-sponsored Parkinson’s disease biomarker study and a LRRK2 genetic registry in Parkinson’s disease. He has acted as site principal investigator on numerous clinical research studies in Parkinson’s disease, progressive supranuclear palsy and Huntington’s disease.

Dr. Gunzler is the author of more than 20 peer-reviewed research articles, editorials and invited reviews, as well as four book and encyclopedia chapters. He has presented research projects and case reports at numerous international, national and regional peer-reviewed medical conferences. In addition, Dr. Gunzler is a member of the American Association of Neurology, Movement Disorders Society, Parkinson Study Group and Huntington Study Group.

Expertise

  • Botulinum Toxin Injections
  • Dystonia
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Movement Disorders
  • Neurology
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Spasticity
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Tremors

Languages Spoken

English

Office Locations

UH Suburban Health Center

1611 S Green Rd
South Euclid OH, 44121
216-844-2724

Patient Experience Reviews

4.6 out of 5

66 Ratings

Patient Comments (12)

Reviewed On 4/1/2022
Great experience.

Reviewed On 2/1/2022
Positive experience

Reviewed On 1/1/2022
Excellent experience...personal, professional, and very informative!

Reviewed On 1/1/2022
Dr. Gunzler was excellent considering I was highly emotional that day.

Reviewed On 1/1/2022
Dr.Gunzler. Is very through

Reviewed On 12/1/2021
First visit with this provider was a very positive encounter.

Reviewed On 11/1/2021
This care/visit is part of a study. I appreciate the opportunity to participate and contribute.

Reviewed On 11/1/2021
First time seeing a neurologist, very impressed with Dr. Gunzler's breadth of expertise

Reviewed On 10/1/2021
I always have a good experience at Dr Gunzler's office with the staff, the fellow and with him. I'm very fortunate that I've been receiving care from him for the last 6 years.

Reviewed On 7/1/2021
trying very hard to give very best possible treament.

Reviewed On 6/1/2021
I had a good experience. We went over everything that needed to be looked at or talked about.

Reviewed On 6/1/2021
*** Dr. Gunzler is a fantastic doctor.

Board Certifications

  • Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Education

Fellowship | Movement Disorders
Movement Disorders - Oregon Health And Science University Hospital (2004 - 2007)

Residency | Neurology
Neurology - Mount Sinai Hospital (2001 - 2004)

Internship | Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - Strong Memorial Hospital Of The University Of Rochester Medical Center (2000 - 2001)

Medical Education
University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry (2000)

Undergraduate
Massachusetts Institute Of Technology (MIT) (1996)

Industry Relationships

University Hospitals is committed to transparency in our interactions with industry partners, such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies. At UH, we disclose practitioner and their family members’ ownership and intellectual property rights that are or in the process of being commercialized. In addition, we disclose payments to employed practitioners of $5,000 or more from companies with which the practitioners interact as part of their professional activities. These practitioner-industry relationships assist in developing new drugs, devices and therapies and in providing medical education aimed at improving quality of care and enhancing clinical outcomes. At the same time, UH understands that these relationships may create a conflict of interest. In providing this information, UH desires to assist patients in talking with their practitioners about industry relationships and how those relationships may impact their medical care.

UH practitioners seek advance approval for certain new industry relationships. In addition, practitioners report their industry relationships and activities, as well as those of their immediate family members, to the UH Office of Outside Interests annually. We review these reports and implement management plans, as appropriate, to address conflicts of interest that may arise in connection with medical research, clinical care and purchasing decisions.

View UH’s policy (PDF) on practitioner-industry relationships.

As of December 31, 2016, Steven Gunzler did not disclose any Outside Relationships with Industry.