Talk With A Doc

Talk With A Docs: Wellness Brief sat down with Dr. Nancy Isenberg, a neurologist and the medical director of the Center for Healthy Aging. Dr. Isenberg also serves as the medical director of Providence's women's brain health program. In our discussion, we delved into the topic of primary progressive aphasia and frontotemporal dementia, which have been making headlines due to recent diagnoses of two well-known personalities, Bruce Willis and Wendy Williams. We sought out Dr. Isenberg to address the pressing questions we knew you would be curious about.

If you would like additional information on primary progressive aphasia or frontotemporal dementia, here are the links to a couple of organizations Dr. Isenberg mentioned in our conversation with her.

Homepage - The National Aphasia Association
AFTD - The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration ( 

What is Talk With A Doc?

We bring your questions to medical experts from Providence for insight and information on a wide variety of health-related topics.