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Faculty

Welcome to the Department of Neurology


Olga Klepitskaya, MD

OLGA S. KLEPITSKAYA, MD
Associate Professor

PATIENT APPOINTMENTS:
Neurology Clinic
Anschutz Outpatient Pavilion
University of Colorado Hospital
1635 Aurora Court, Suite 4200
Aurora, CO 80045

For appointment information:
Telephone: (720) 848-2080
Fax: (720) 848-2106

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ACADEMIC OFFICE / MAILING ADDRESS:
Department of Neurology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Academic Office 1, Mail Stop B-185
12631 East 17th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045

Telephone: (303) 724-2194
Fax: (303) 724-2212
E-mail: olga.klepitskaya@ucdenver.edu

Curriculum Vitae​

Clinical Practice
Dr. Olga Klepitskaya is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of Colorado at Denver certified by American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She graduated from medical school, completed her residency in Neurology and practiced Neurology and Neurophysiology at the Far Eastern State Medical University in Khabarovsk, Russia. After moving to the United States, she completed her internship and residency in Neurology at the University of Colorado and fellowship in movement disorders at Stanford University. Her clinical expertise and research interests are in surgical treatment for movement disorders, such as Deep Brain Stimulation.

Dr. Kleptiskaya is the co-leader of the DBS surgical review board. She is known for multiple research presentations about DBS at national and international meetings. She is the leading neurologist in the multidisciplinary DBS program at the University of Colorado Hospital that includes neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuropsychologists, psychiatrists and specialists in Physical Medicine, Speech Therapy, and Rehabilitation. She evaluates all potential surgical candidates, performs neurophysiological recordings from brain cells during surgery and postsurgical programming of the stimulator. She also does Botox injections for dystonia and other neurological disorders. She sees patients at the University of Colorado Health Science Center at Anschutz and the Veterans Administration Hospital in Denver.

To learn about Dr. Klepitskaya’s research, please see “Research.”