Preston W. Douglas, MD

Preston W. Douglas, MD

Preston Douglas, MD, is a board-certified neurologist and neurophysiologist with Newport Neurology. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio, and completed his residency in adult neurology at the Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois, where he served as chief resident during his final year of training. On the basis of his work during residency, he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) medical honor society. Dr. Douglas completed a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology with Brown Neurology at Rhode Island Hospital and has published on the topic of doctor-patient communication. 

Dr. Douglas is a comprehensive general neurologist and evaluates and manages all manner of neurologic disease. Areas of special interest and expertise include epilepsy and electroencephalography (EEG), neuromuscular disease and electromyography (NCS/EMG), stroke and vascular neurology, and botox for chronic migraine. In addition to his outpatient clinic, Dr. Douglas is a consulting neurologist for the emergency department and inpatient wards of Newport Hospital and works closely with the infusion center at Newport Hospital to offer advanced immunomodulatory therapies. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN). Dr. Douglas is currently accepting new patients. 



Newport Neurology, Newport
Borden Carey Building (directions)
20 Powel Avenue, Suite 150-160
Newport, RI 02840


  • Medical School:  University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio
  • Residency:  Loyola University of Chicago
  • Fellowship:  Rhode Island Hospital