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Robert D. Mitchell, MD

Medical Director, Neurology
Carolinas Healthcare System Neurosciences Institute

As a senior leader of Carolinas HealthCare System Neurosciences Institute, Dr. Mitchell helps oversee approximately 80 healthcare providers, 14 outpatient sites and nine facilities that serve more than 25,000 patient visits each year. He serves as the primary investigator of the TOMORROW Alzheimer’s disease study at Carolinas HealthCare System’s Northern Region Research Center – one of only 20 sites selected in the United States and 50 planned worldwide to validate a genetically focused biomarker for Alzheimer’s disease and test the efficacy of a drug to delay it. In addition to his clinical responsibilities as a neurologist, Dr. Mitchell is a clinical assistant professor of neurology at Duke University Medical Center.


Medical school
University of Michigan

University of Cincinnati
Specialty: Neurology 

University of Cincinnati
Specialty: Internal medicine


American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
American Board of Internal Medicine