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Albert Yoo, MD

Neurology

About Albert Yoo

Albert J. Yoo earned his medical degree at Washington University School of Medicine, and graduated in 2000 with top honors and election to Alpha Omega Alpha in his third year. He completed his residency and fellowship training at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School in Boston, and subsequently joined the Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology Divisions at MGH as an attending physician. During his eight years at MGH, he was promoted to Assistant Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School, served as the Director of Acute Stroke Intervention and established a research program in intra-arterial stroke therapy with a focus on improving patient selection through advanced neuroimaging.

Dr. Yoo is currently a diagnostic and interventional neuroradiologist, and Director of Research and Technology at the Texas Stroke Institute. He has participated as an investigator or as the core imaging laboratory in several major trials of intra-arterial stroke treatment, including MR CLEAN, THERAPY, and MR RESCUE. He is involved in the ongoing DAWN, ARISE II, and GOLIATH trials, as well as the MR WITNESS study of intravenous alteplase in wake up strokes. He has authored or co-authored numerous research papers in peer-reviewed journals, including consensus recommendation statements on behalf of the Stroke Treatment Academic Industry Roundtable and the Stroke Imaging Repository Consortium, and is on the editorial board of the Journal of Neuroimaging. He continues to be energized by improving the care of patients with stroke and neurovascular disorders.

Education

Medical School
Washington University School of Medicine

Residency
Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Fellowship
Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Gender

Male

Specialty

Neurology

Office Locations

1600 Coit Road
Suite 104
Plano, TX 75075
Phone: (972) 566-5411
Fax: (972) 519-8337