Drahomira Sencakova - MD

Drahomira Sencakova - MD

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My Areas of Practice
Headaches, General neurology

General Information

Gender: Female

Practicing Since: 1995

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Additional Languages
  • Slovak
  • Czeck

Practices at

3931 Louisiana Ave. S.
St. Louis Park, MN 55426

Education & Certifications

Certification: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Certification: United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties in Headache Medicine   

Fellowship - Neurology Headache: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

Residency - Neurology: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

Residency - Internship and Neurology: The University of Kansas, Kansas City, Kansas

Research Fellowship - Diagnostic Neuroradiology : Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

Medical School - Safarik University, Kosice, Slovakia : Degree: MD
Graduating Magna Cum Laude

Research & Publications

Fleisher A, Grundman M, Jack CR Jr, Petersen RC, Taylor C, Kim HT, Schiller DH, Bagwell V, Sencakova D, Weiner MF, DeCarli C, DeKosky ST, van Dyck CH, Thal LJ; Alzheimer's Disease Cooperative Study. Sex, apolipoprotein E epsilon 4 status, and hippocampal volume in mild cognitive impairment. Archives of Neurology 2005 Jun;62(6):953-7.

Grundman M, Sencakova D, Jack CR Jr, Petersen RC, Kim HT, Schultz A, Weiner MF, DeCarli C, DeKosky ST, van Dyck C, Thomas RG, Thal LJ; Alzheimer's Disease Cooperative Study. Brain MRI hippocampal volume and prediction of clinical status in a mild cognitive impairment trial. J Mol Neurosci. 2002 Aug-Oct;19(1-2):23-7.

Mokri B, Maher CO, Sencakova D. Spontaneous CSF Leaks: Underlying Disorder of Connective Tissue. Neurology 2002; 58: 814-816 Worrell GA, Sencakova D, Jack CR, Flemming KD, Fulgham JR, So EL. Rapidly progressive hippocampal atrophy: evidence for a seizure-induced mechanism. Neurology. 2002 May 28;58(10):1553-6.

Sencakova D, Mokri B, McClelland RL. The Efficacy of  Epidural Blood Patch in Spontaneous CSF Leaks. Neurology 2001; 57(10):1921-1923

Sencakova D, Graff-Radford NR, Willis FB, Lucas JA, Parfitt F, Cha RH, O’Brien PC, Petersen RC, Jack CR. Hippocampal Atrophy Correlates with Clinical Features of Alzheimer’s Disease in African Americans. Archives of Neurology 2001;58(10):1593-1597

Wendel JD, Trenerry MR, Xu YC, Sencakova D, Cascino GD, Britton JW, Lagerlund TD, Shin C, So EL, Sharbrough FW, Jack CR. The relationship Between Quantitative T2 Relaxometry and Memory in Nonlesional Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. Epilepsia 2001; 42(7):863-868

Professional Associations & Awards

American Academy of Neurology; American Headache Society; American Medical Association