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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Howard A. Rowley, MD, earned his medical degree from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri and completed his residency at the University of California in San Francisco.

Specialties

Radiology

UW Health Clinics

Radiology Clinic
University Hospital
(608) 263-8340 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research
(608) 265-8731 | Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial, UnityPoint Health - Meriter (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Neurology

Department of Radiology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Diagnostic Radiology
Neurology
Neuroradiology
Fellowship University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, CA, CA
Residency University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, CA, CA
Internship University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, CA, CA
Medical School Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Awards/Honors

Best Doctors® in America 2015

Best Doctors® in America 2014

Best Doctors® in America 2013

Best Doctors® in America 2011


Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Procedures

Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

Programs & Conditions

PubMed Articles
Melah KE Lu SY Hoscheidt SM Alexander AL Adluru N Destiche DJ Carlsson CM Zetterberg H Blennow K Okonkwo OC Gleason CE Dowling NM Bratzke LC Rowley HA Sager MA Asthana S Johnson SC Bendlin BB . Cerebrospinal Fluid Markers of Alzheimer's Disease Pathology and Microglial Activation are Associated with Altered White Matter Microstructure in Asymptomatic Adults at Risk for Alzheimer's Disease. J Alzheimers Dis. 2016 Jan 22;
[PubMed ID: 26836182]
Clark LR Racine AM Koscik RL Okonkwo OC Engelman CD Carlsson CM Asthana S Bendlin BB Chappell R Nicholas CR Rowley HA Oh JM Hermann BP Sager MA Christian BT Johnson SC . Beta-amyloid and cognitive decline in late middle age: Findings from the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention study. Alzheimers Dement. 2016 Jan 21;
[PubMed ID: 26806386]
Caine C Deshmukh S Gondi V Mehta M Tomé W Corn BW Kanner A Rowley H Kundapur V DeNittis A Greenspoon JN Konski AA Bauman GS Raben A Shi W Wendland M Kachnic L . CogState computerized memory tests in patients with brain metastases: secondary endpoint results of NRG Oncology RTOG 0933. J Neurooncol. 2016 Jan;126(2):327-36
[PubMed ID: 26511494]
Berman SE Rivera-Rivera LA Clark LR Racine AM Keevil JG Bratzke LC Carlsson CM Bendlin BB Rowley HA Blennow K Zetterberg H Asthana S Turski P Johnson SC Wieben O . Intracranial Arterial 4D-Flow is Associated with Metrics of Brain Health and Alzheimer's Disease. Alzheimers Dement (Amst). 2015 Dec 1;1(4):420-428
[PubMed ID: 26693176]
Schultz SA Larson J Oh J Koscik R Dowling MN Gallagher CL Carlsson CM Rowley HA Bendlin BB Asthana S Hermann BP Johnson SC Sager M LaRue A Okonkwo OC . Participation in cognitively-stimulating activities is associated with brain structure and cognitive function in preclinical Alzheimer's disease. Brain Imaging Behav. 2015 Dec;9(4):729-36
[PubMed ID: 25358750]
Nicholas CR Okonkwo OC Bendlin BB Oh JM Asthana S Rowley HA Hermann B Sager MA Johnson SC . Posteromedial hyperactivation during episodic recognition among people with memory decline: findings from the WRAP study. Brain Imaging Behav. 2015 Dec;9(4):690-702
[PubMed ID: 25332108]
Rivera-Rivera LA Turski P Johnson KM Hoffman C Berman SE Kilgas P Rowley HA Carlsson CM Johnson SC Wieben O . 4D flow MRI for intracranial hemodynamics assessment in Alzheimer's disease. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2015 Nov 25;
[PubMed ID: 26661239]
Boots EA Schultz SA Almeida RP Oh JM Koscik RL Dowling MN Gallagher CL Carlsson CM Rowley HA Bendlin BB Asthana S Sager MA Hermann BP Johnson SC Okonkwo OC . Occupational Complexity and Cognitive Reserve in a Middle-Aged Cohort at Risk for Alzheimer's Disease. Arch Clin Neuropsychol. 2015 Nov;30(7):634-42
[PubMed ID: 26156334]
Boots EA Schultz SA Oh JM Larson J Edwards D Cook D Koscik RL Dowling MN Gallagher CL Carlsson CM Rowley HA Bendlin BB LaRue A Asthana S Hermann BP Sager MA Johnson SC Okonkwo OC . Cardiorespiratory fitness is associated with brain structure, cognition, and mood in a middle-aged cohort at risk for Alzheimer's disease. Brain Imaging Behav. 2015 Sep;9(3):639-49
[PubMed ID: 25319359]
Doherty BM Schultz SA Oh JM Koscik RL Dowling NM Barnhart TE Murali D Gallagher CL Carlsson CM Bendlin BB LaRue A Hermann BP Rowley HA Asthana S Sager MA Christian BT Johnson SC Okonkwo OC . Amyloid burden, cortical thickness, and cognitive function in the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention. Alzheimers Dement (Amst). 2015 Jun 1;1(2):160-169
[PubMed ID: 26161436]
Schultz SA Oh JM Koscik RL Dowling NM Gallagher CL Carlsson CM Bendlin BB LaRue A Hermann BP Rowley HA Asthana S Sager MA Johnson SC Okonkwo OC . Subjective memory complaints, cortical thinning, and cognitive dysfunction in middle-aged adults at risk for AD. Alzheimers Dement (Amst). 2015 Mar 1;1(1):33-40
[PubMed ID: 25938132]
Gondi V Cui Y Mehta MP Manfredi D Xiao Y Galvin JM Rowley H Tome WA . Real-time pretreatment review limits unacceptable deviations on a cooperative group radiation therapy technique trial: quality assurance results of RTOG 0933. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2015 Mar 1;91(3):564-70
[PubMed ID: 25586708]
Berman SE Wang X Mitchell CC Kundu B Jackson DC Wilbrand SM Varghese T Hermann BP Rowley HA Johnson SC Dempsey RJ . The relationship between carotid artery plaque stability and white matter ischemic injury. Neuroimage Clin. 2015;9:216-22
[PubMed ID: 26448914]
Gondi V Pugh SL Tome WA Caine C Corn B Kanner A Rowley H Kundapur V DeNittis A Greenspoon JN Konski AA Bauman GS Shah S Shi W Wendland M Kachnic L Mehta MP . Preservation of memory with conformal avoidance of the hippocampal neural stem-cell compartment during whole-brain radiotherapy for brain metastases (RTOG 0933): a phase II multi-institutional trial. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Dec 1;32(34):3810-6
[PubMed ID: 25349290]
Hillmer AT Wooten DW Bajwa AK Higgins AT Lao PJ Betthauser TJ Barnhart TE Rowley HA Stone CK Johnson SC Mukherjee J Christian BT . First-in-human evaluation of 18F-mefway, a PET radioligand specific to serotonin-1A receptors. J Nucl Med. 2014 Dec;55(12):1973-9
[PubMed ID: 25453045]
Okonkwo OC Schultz SA Oh JM Larson J Edwards D Cook D Koscik R Gallagher CL Dowling NM Carlsson CM Bendlin BB LaRue A Rowley HA Christian BT Asthana S Hermann BP Johnson SC Sager MA . Physical activity attenuates age-related biomarker alterations in preclinical AD. Neurology. 2014 Nov 4;83(19):1753-60
[PubMed ID: 25298312]
Okonkwo OC Xu G Oh JM Dowling NM Carlsson CM Gallagher CL Birdsill AC Palotti M Wharton W Hermann BP LaRue A Bendlin BB Rowley HA Asthana S Sager MA Johnson SC . Cerebral blood flow is diminished in asymptomatic middle-aged adults with maternal history of Alzheimer's disease. Cereb Cortex. 2014 Apr;24(4):978-88
[PubMed ID: 23236200]
Okonkwo OC Oh JM Koscik R Jonaitis E Cleary CA Dowling NM Bendlin BB Larue A Hermann BP Barnhart TE Murali D Rowley HA Carlsson CM Gallagher CL Asthana S Sager MA Christian BT Johnson SC . Amyloid burden, neuronal function, and cognitive decline in middle-aged adults at risk for Alzheimer's disease. J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2014 Apr;20(4):422-33
[PubMed ID: 24621494]
Johnson SC Christian BT Okonkwo OC Oh JM Harding S Xu G Hillmer AT Wooten DW Murali D Barnhart TE Hall LT Racine AM Klunk WE Mathis CA Bendlin BB Gallagher CL Carlsson CM Rowley HA Hermann BP Dowling NM Asthana S Sager MA . Amyloid burden and neural function in people at risk for Alzheimer's Disease. Neurobiol Aging. 2014 Mar;35(3):576-84
[PubMed ID: 24269021]
Racine AM Adluru N Alexander AL Christian BT Okonkwo OC Oh J Cleary CA Birdsill A Hillmer AT Murali D Barnhart TE Gallagher CL Carlsson CM Rowley HA Dowling NM Asthana S Sager MA Bendlin BB Johnson SC . Associations between white matter microstructure and amyloid burden in preclinical Alzheimer's disease: A multimodal imaging investigation. Neuroimage Clin. 2014;4:604-14
[PubMed ID: 24936411]