Information for Patients

At Toronto Memory Program, we assess and treat adults with impairments in memory, communication, and thinking. Our patients include individuals with Alzheimer’s disease, Lewy Body disease, Frontotemporal dementia, and Vascular dementia, as well as those at increased risk of dementia due to family history or other predisposing factors.

Renowned behavioural neurologist Dr. Sharon Cohen leads our team of physicians and clinical staff. We are committed to providing the highest quality care, accurate memory test services, and essential resources to individuals and families affected by Alzheimer’s or related diseases. Dr. Cohen plays a primary role in our outreach and public education programs.

Clinical services such as a consultation and memory testing at Toronto Memory Program are covered by OHIP and require a physician referral.

Please be advised that we do not accept referrals for learning disability, traumatic brain injury, or medico-legal consultations.

What We Offer

We are committed to helping individuals maximize their quality of life. Through early identification of our patients’ needs, we aim to optimize independence and health.

Clinical Trials

Free Memory Assessment

Learn more about the Memory Clinic

Learn more about the Movement Disorders clinic


Clinical Trials

Toronto Memory Program is committed to improving treatment for Alzheimer’s disease, frontotemporal dementia and related conditions resulting in cognitive impairment, however, we cannot do it alone. Through participating in a study, you are making an important contribution to the research of diseases resulting in cognitive impairment. You will be joining the millions of volunteers who have made new treatments possible in all areas of medicine.

We value our study participants and honor each one with an optional membership in the Medical Heroes support and education program offered by the Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP) Log on to to learn more.

Clinical Trials

Free Memory Assessment

Toronto Memory Program offers a test for memory loss that provides accurate information about your current memory and cognitive status.

Free Memory Assessment

Memory Clinic

At Toronto Memory Program, it is our commitment to treat all our patients with utmost dignity and respect.  Our physicians and clinical staff are experts in their field. Patients receive a comprehensive assessment and will be provided with helpful information related to investigations, diagnosis and management.

Memory Clinic

Movement Disorders

Toronto Memory Program’s Movement Disorders Clinic focuses on management of a range of movement disorders, with particular interest in Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor and restless leg syndrome.

Movement Disorders Clinic

Do you have questions?

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page to learn more about diseases that affect the brain and the importance of clinical trials.

Frequently Asked Questions