Elizabeth M. Perelstein, MD

Elizabeth M. Perelstein, MD

Vascular Neurologist, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Rhode Island Hospital

Elizabeth M. Perelstein, MD, is a vascular neurologist at Rhode Island Hospital’s Comprehensive Stroke Center.

She earned her medical degree at the University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She completed a residency in neurology, including a year as a quality improvement chief resident, at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Perelstein also completed a fellowship in vascular neurology at Washington University in St. Louis. She is currently an assistant professor of neurology at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.

Dr. Perelstein’s research interests focus on quality improvement. She has co-authored several research articles in peer-reviewed journals and has presented her work both nationally and internationally. She has received awards for her clinical care, research, and medical student education.



Neurology, Rhode Island Hospital
Ambulatory Patient Center (APC Building) (directions)
Rhode Island Hospital, APC 5
5th Floor
Providence, RI 02903


  • Medical School:  University of Michigan Medical School
  • Fellowship:  Washington University in St. Louis
  • Internship:  Barnes Jewish Hospital
  • Residency:  Barnes Jewish Hospital