Michael Carrithers, Neurology

Michael Carrithers, MD, PhD

Neurology and Neurosurgery

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Dr. Michael Carrithers has provided specialized care for patients with multiple sclerosis and related diseases since 1997. Dr. Carrithers' basic science and translational research program focuses on human innate immune responses in viral and autoimmune diseases and on the development of individualized treatments for multiple sclerosis. The goal of his translational and clinical research program is to develop novel and affordable approaches for the treatment of multiple sclerosis and viral illness. He received his MD and PhD from the University of Illinois and completed subsequent residency and fellowship training at Yale New-Haven Hospital and Yale University.

Language : English

Specialties & Services

  • Neurology
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Neurological Infections


Outpatient Care Center, Suite 4E

1801 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL 60612


  • Board Certification: Neurology
  • Fellowship: Yale University
  • Medical School: University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Residency: Yale University — New Haven Hospital