Thomas S Wingo, M.D. for UC Davis Health

Thomas S Wingo, M.D.

Professor, Department of Neurology

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Alzheimer's Disease

Cognitive Neuroscience




Locations and Contact

UC Davis Midtown Ambulatory Care Center

Healthy Aging Clinic
3160 Folsom Blvd.
Sacramento, 95817

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Philosophy of Care

Dementia profoundly affects patients, their families, and their community. My care philosophy prioritizes patient dignity, understanding, honest communication, and education. My goal is to support and empower patients and their families to face the unique challenges that dementia brings to each person. 

Clinical Interests

Dr. Wingo is a cognitive neurologist who specializes in diganosis and initial management of people with mild memory or thinking disorders such as mild cognitive impairment and dementia.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Wingo is a human geneticist, data scientist, and neuroscientist whose work focuses on finding genetic and molecular causes of Alzheimer's Disease (AD) and related dementing illnesses. He is the associate director of the UC Davis Alheimer's Disease Research Center. 



Undergraduate School

B.S., Molecular Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville Fl 2000

Medical School

M.D., Emory University, Atlanta Ga 2004


Emory University, Atlanta Ga 2004-2005


Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta Ga 2005-2008


Cognitive Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta Ga 2008-2009

To view a list of Thomas Wingo's publications on PubMed, please click here