Dr. Anil K. Nair is a Boston neurologist practicing in Quincy, Massachusetts. He is board certified, specializing in the treatment of dementia, behavioral and geriatric neurology. He is a leading expert in the field of dementia, considered a key opinion leader and is the author of the textbook of geriatric neurology. His interest area is the early pre-clinical detection, prevention and treatment of Alzheimer dementia and other neuro-cognitive disorders.

Dr. Nair directs several clinical trials at the Alzheimer disease center serving the south shore of Boston. The center aims to advance the field of geriatric neurology and reduce the costs of debilitating diseases such as Alzheimer disease and other related dementia. Dr Nair provides preventive, diagnostic and therapeutic services to patients with neuro-degenerative diseases. He is dedicated to providing healthcare and referral services of the highest quality. His emphasis is on building partnerships that increase the independence and quality of life for patients with dementia.

He completed the behavioral neurology, (geriatric neurology and dementia) fellowship from the Mayo clinic, Rochester Minnesota; neurology residency from the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Ohio. Prior to this he completed a general internal medicine residency from and received his medical degree from JIPMER (Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India). He has been in practice for more than 20 years and is faculty at several hospitals in the Boston area. 

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