David Hojnacki, MD

Board-Certified Neuroimager

Dr. Hojnacki is Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Department of Neurology, University at Buffalo. He is board certified in Neurology with fellowship training in both Multiple Sclerosis/Neuroimmunology and Diagnostic Neuroimaging.

After completing his Neurology residency at the University at Buffalo, he received the National Multiple Sclerosis fellowship in 2006 and trained at the Jacobs Neurological Institute, Baird MS Center. In 2007, he began fellowship training in Diagnostic Neuroimaging with William Kinkel, MD FAAN one of the founding members of the American Society of Neuroimaging.

In outpatient clinical practice, he evaluates for and treats conditions in neuroimmunology such as Multiple Sclerosis, Neuromyelitis optica (Devic’s Disease), Neurosarcoiodosis and Central Nervous System vasculitis. In addition to this, he provides diagnostic reports of brain and spine MRI’s for the Department of Neurology in the evaluation of all neurologic diseases. While on hospital service, he diagnoses and treat all neurologic conditions as well as provide teaching to the neurology residents and medical students in training.

His research interests include Multiple Sclerosis, its etiology and treatment, diagnostic neuroimaging and neuroimaging analysis as well as stem cell research. Dr. Hojnacki collaborates closely with BNAC and provides reading expertise in multiple clinical trials. He is involved in the development of advanced MRI techniques for many neurological conditions both for diagnosis and monitoring of disease progression. Dr. Hojnacki has published more than 75 peer-reviewed manuscripts.