ElblePhotoRodger J. Elble, MD, PhD

Professor of Neurology, Residency Program Director

Specializing in Alzheimer Disease, Movement Disorders, Gait Disturbances, Tremor, and Parkinson Disease

Phone Email Links
(217) 545-5175 relble@siumed.edu Curriculum Vitae, HealthCare Provider Details, Parkinson Clinic

Dr. Elble is board certified from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology since 1982.  He is presently Professor of Neurology at SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, IL.  Dr. Elble is an internationally recognized expert in movement disorders.  He has published extensively and serves on various advisory boards, grant review committees, and editorial boards for professional journals.  Dr. Elble sees patients in neurology and movement disorders clinics, teaches, conducts research, and lectures on movement disorders.

Research Interests: Essential tremor, Parkinson disease, motor control, gait initiation, gait disorders. Click here for more information.

Upcoming Events

The Savvy Caregiver
A free series of classes for family caregivers of persons with dementia who continue to live at home.
Thursday evenings,
June 4 - July 9, 2015

Recent Events

May 19, 2015
Annual Scientific Conference on Healthy Brain Aging
Springfield, IL


Dr. Ronald Zec
Overview of Risk & Protective Factors for Alzheimer’s Disease

Behavioral Change

May 27, 2015
Healthy Brain Aging:
A Community Education Program
Springfield, IL

Healthy Brain Aging

NIA booklet: Preventing Alzheimer's Disease: What Do We Know?"

Brain Health Manifesto
by Ron Zec, PhD

"Staying Sharp"  publications from Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives

ASPECTS article on

by Deborah Allen