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Michael K. Racke, MD

Medical Director, Neurology

Psychiatry, Neurology


Dr Michael K. Racke is Medical Director for Neurology at Quest Diagnostics. He is a leader in the field of neurology and neuroimmunology with special expertise in multiple sclerosis.  


After receiving his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Dr Racke completed a medical internship and neurology residency at Emory University School of Medicine, followed by a neuroimmunology fellowship at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).  


Dr Racke’s research focuses on developing novel tests for neurologic disorders, including monitoring therapeutic responses in diseases such as multiple sclerosis. He has authored more than 200 peer-reviewed papers, book chapters, and reviews on the pathogenesis of neuroimmunology diseases. He has over three decades of leadership experience in academia and clinical practice and continues to serve on several national professional society committees.   


Dr Racke is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and American Associations of Immunologists.  



Board Certifications

Psychiatry, Neurology


MD, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey


Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine


Powell, OH 


Neuroimmunology, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) & National Institutes of Health (NIH)