Steven Afrow, MSN

Assistant
Neurology

Steven Afrow joined the Vanderbilt Department of Neurology in 2017 and works closely with the Movement Disorders division focusing on the treatment of Parkinson’s disease and essential tremor. He has gained extensive experience programming levodopa–carbidopa intestinal gel (LCIG) delivery systems, and manages several patients who receive this therapy. In 2019 he expanded his practice to include general neurology patients with a focus on treating those with chronic migraines and headaches. Steve has participated in research with the Parkinson’s Outreach Project and has presented at several community Parkinson’s educational events and support groups.

Steve received his Bachelor of Science degree in health care policy from Brandeis University in 2012. After graduation, he spent three years working in the aviation industry before attending Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions. Steve graduated in 2017 with his master’s degree in nursing and certification as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) with a specialty in adult and geriatric primary care.