Patient Rating:

4.6 out of 5

76 Patient Ratings
4 Patient Comments

John E. Greenlee, M.D.

Vice-Chair of Education, Department of Neurology

Executive Vice-Chair, Department of Neurology

Specialties

Languages

  • English

Clinical Details

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 585-7575 Clinical Neurosciences Center
175 North Medical Drive East
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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Bio

John E. Greenlee, MD is Professor of Neurology and former Interim Department Chair. His areas of specialty are central nervous system infections, autoimmune disorders of the central nervous system, and stroke. Dr. Greenlee was one of the first individuals to recognize the role of the immune response in causing central nervous system injury in patients with cancer.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Neurology - Professor
Academic Divisions Neuroimmunology
Board Certification American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)
National Board of Medical Examiners

Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Likelihood of recommending care provider
4.5
My confidence in care provider
4.6
Time care provider spent with me
4.6
Care provider spoke using clear language
4.6
Care provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.6
Care provider's concern for questions & worries
4.6
Care provider's explanation of condition/problem
4.6
Wait time at clinic
3.6
Care provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.7

Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

July 24, 2014

I was very impressed with what seemed like genuine concern about me and my situation.

July 06, 2014

good

March 15, 2014

Good.

November 05, 2013

Always a good experience. Everyone is interested in the well being of the patient

Academic Profile

Research Interests

  • Remote effects of malignancy on the nervous system
  • Papovavirus Infections
  • Central Nervous System Infections
  • Viral Oncogenesis
  • Leukoencephalopathy, Progressive Multifocal
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Neurology - Professor
Academic Divisions Neuroimmunology
Board Certification American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)
National Board of Medical Examiners

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 585-3058 Clinical Neurosciences Center
175 North Medical Drive East
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Dr. John E. Greenlee is Professor and Vice Chair of Neurology. He is a member of the Brain Institute at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City and is also Neurologist at the George E. Wahlen Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Dr. Greenlee received his medical training at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and then served as intern in medicine, junior assistant resident in medicine, and resident and chief resident in neurology at the University of Virginia Hospital, followed by a fellowship in neurovirology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in the laboratory of Dr. Richard T. Johnson. He was a member of the Neurology faculty at the University of Virginia from 1976 to 1986 and then joined the faculty of the University of Utah School of Medicine. He has served as Chief of Neurology at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Director of the Neurology Student Clerkship, Director of the Neurology Residency Training Program, and founding member of the University’s Brain Attack program. From 2002-2007 he was Interim Chair of the Department of Neurology.

Dr. Greenlee is Associate Editor of the Journal of Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery and Associate Editor of Medlink. He has served on the Experimental Virology Study Section of the National Institutes of Health and on advisory groups for neurology within the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Dr. Greenlee is a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and a member of the American Neurological Association and the International Society for Neurovirology. He has been listed in Best Doctors in America since 1994.

Dr. Greenlee’s areas of research have been neurovirology, with particular emphasis on polyomavirus infections, and paraneoplastic neurological syndromes, with particular emphasis on the role of humoral immunity in disease pathogenesis. His work has been supported by research awards from the National Institutes of Health, the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, and the Western Institute for Biomedical Research. His clinical interests are central nervous system infections, remote effects of cancer on the nervous system, and stroke.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship Johns Hopkins University
Neurovirology
Fellow
Chief Resident University of Virginia Hospitals
Neurology
Chief Resident
Residency University of Virginia Hospitals
Neurology
Assistant Resident
Internship University of Virginia Hospitals
Neurology
Intern
Professional Medical University of Rochester
Medicine
M.D.
Fellowship University of Rochester School of Medicine
Pathology
Student Fellow
Undergraduate Columbia School of General Studies
Pre-Medicine
Undergraduate Freie Universitat Berlin
Undergraduate Hamilton College
Languages
B.A.

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