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Department Faculty

Janet Waters, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology
Phone: (412) 692-4920

Specialized Areas of Interest

General Adult Neurology, Neurologic Complications of Pregnancy


Dr. Waters joined the Department of Neurology in July 2010. She completed her medical training at The George Washington University Medical School and her Neurology residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center in NYC. She also earned an MBA at the Nance School of Business at Cleveland State University. Prior to joining the staff at UPMC, she worked as a Neurology Hospitalist at Memorial Medical Center in Johnstown, PA and served as Medical Director of the Stroke Prevention Program.

Dr. Waters treats patients with any type of neurologic symptom and particularly enjoys seeing patients whose diagnosis has been difficult to establish. She sees outpatients at the Kaufmann Neurology Clinic each day and also provides neurology consults for hospitalized patients at Magee Women’s Hospital. Through her affiliation with Magee, she is able to pursue her interest in providing neurology care to the obstetrical population.

Dr. Waters also has an interest in the economics of medical practice and has conducted research on the financial feasibility of various practices involved in blood management.

Dr. Water’s publications can be reviewed through the National Library of Medicine's publication database.

Hospital Privileges

Presbyterian Hospital
Montefiore Hospital
Magee Women's Hospital
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic

Professional Organization Membership

American Academy of Neurology
Beta Gamma Sigma Society


Janet Waters, MD

Dr. Waters