Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Department of Neurology

Bryan M. Spann, D.O., Ph.D.

Bryan M. Spann, D.O., Ph.D.

Clinical Director, Nantz National Alzheimer Center
Methodist Neurological Institute

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Weill Cornell Medical College

6560 Fannin Street Suite 802
Houston, Texas 77030


Dr Spann is Clinical Director, Nantz National Alzheimer Center Clinic. He is a board-certified neurologist specializing in the clinical management of patients with cognitive disorders. Spann’s clinical interest includes mild cognitive disorders, Alzheimer disease and dementia with movement disorders. In addition, Spann is interested in non-cognitive manifestations of dementia such as behavioral changes and sleep disorders.His research interests include Alzheimer's disease, vascular (stroke) dementia, movement disorders (e.g. Parkinson disease) with dementia plus behavioral disorders in the elderly

Spann received his D.O. and Ph.D. at Michigan State University. He completed his residency at Cleveland Clinic followed by fellowship training in both movement and neurobehavioral disorders.

Clinical Expertise:

  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Behavioral and cognitive neurology
  • Dementias, various
  • Frontotemporal dementia
  • Lewy body dementia
  • Memory Disorders
  • Mild cognitive impairment
  • Parkinson’s disease dementia
  • Post-traumatic cognitive impairment
  • Post-traumatic dementia
  • Vascular cognitive impairment
  • Vascular dementia


D.O. and Ph.D. Michigan State University
Neurology Residency, Cleveland Clinic
Fellowship training in both movement and neurobehavioral disorders, Cleveland Clinic

Selected Publications: