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About The Practice


Founded in 1997 by William Shankle, MS, MD, FACP — a leader in the field of Alzheimer’s and dementia care — Shankle Clinic in Newport Beach, California, is a highly regarded and well-respected clinic specializing in the management and treatment of neurodegenerative conditions. With a team of dedicated practitioners who are committed to sound genetic research, Shankle Clinic provides comprehensive patient care in a comfortable and welcoming atmosphere.

Located within the Hoag Pickup Family Neuroscience Institute, the Shankle Clinic makes use of Dr. Shankle’s extensive experience related to Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders to deliver unparalleled results in an otherwise frustrating area of medicine. The practice makes use of specific genetic testing and conservative, holistic treatment protocols that have proven effective.

In addition to treating Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders (ADRD) such as dementia and Lewy body dementia, Shankle Clinic also specializes in multiple sclerosis, memory loss, cognitive disorders, neuromuscular disorders, Parkinson’s disease, ALS, neurogenetic disorders, and other neurodegenerative disorders.

The team at Shankle Clinic is dedicated to combining their extensive expertise with compassionate care and a supportive environment, helping to ensure a positive patient experience. To learn more, call the office or go online today to schedule your first appointment.

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Shankle Clinic
3900 West Coast Highway, Suite 310
Newport Beach, CA 92663
Phone: 949-478-8858
Fax: 949-242-2465

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