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Henrikas Vaitkevicius, M.D.

Henrikas Vaitkevicius

Titles and Contact Information

Attending Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Neurology

Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Appointments: (617) 732-7432
Fax Number: (617) 732-6083

Clinical Background

2007 MD Degree Wayne State University, School of Medicine
2007-2008 Internship-Transitional Wayne State University/Sinai-Grace Hospital
2008-2011 Neurology Residency Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham and Women?s Hospital
2011-2013 Neurocritical Care Fellowship Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham and Women?s Hospital


Berkowitz AL, Kimchi EY, Hwang DY, Vaitkevicius H, Henderson GV, Feske SK, Chou SH
Clinical Reasoning: a 44-year-old woman with headache followed by sudden neurologic decline.
Neurology. 2013 Mar 26; 80 (13): e136-41

Bega D, Vaitkevicius H, Boland TA, Murray M, Chou SH
Fatal hyperammonemic brain injury from valproic Acid exposure.
Case Rep Neurol. 2012 Sep ; 4 (3): 224-30

Cho TA, Vaitkevicius H
Infectious myelopathies.
Continuum (Minneap Minn). 2012 Dec ; 18 (6 Infectious Disease): 1351-73

Vaitkevicius H, Erdemli HE, Anderson WS, Zamani AA, Friedlander RM, Folkerth RD
Biopsy neuropathology of cerebral ischemia associated with a developmental venous anomaly.
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2013 May ; 115 (5): 621-3

Sheikh SI, Vaitkevicius H, Mez J, Diamond EL
Meningitis associated with sphenoid sinus encephalocoele.
Pract Neurol. 2010 Feb ; 10 (1): 43-4

Michelhaugh SK, Vaitkevicius H, Wang J, Bouhamdan M, Krieg AR, Walker JL, Mendiratta V, Bannon MJ
Dopamine neurons express multiple isoforms of the nuclear receptor nurr1 with diminished transcriptional activity.
J Neurochem. 2005 Dec ; 95 (5): 1342-50

Stanikunas R, Vaitkevicius H, Kulikowski JJ, Murray IJ, Daugirdiene A
Colour matching of isoluminant samples and backgrounds: a model.
Perception. 2005 ; 34 (8): 995-1002

Murray IJ, Kulikowski JJ, Stanikunas R, Vaitkevicius H, Daugirdiene A
Colour matching of isoluminant samples and backgrounds: a dimming effect.
Perception. 2005 ; 34 (8): 927-32

Vaitkevicius H, Turner I, Spalding A, Lockette W
Chloride increases adrenergic receptor-mediated platelet and vascular responses.
Am J Hypertens. 2002 Jun ; 15 (6): 492-8

Vaitkevicius H, Witt R, Maasdam M, Walters K, Gould M, Mackenzie S, Farrow S, Lockette W
Ethnic differences in titratable acid excretion and bone mineralization.
Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2002 Feb ; 34 (2): 295-302

MacKenzie S, Vaitkevicius H, Lockette W
Sequencing and characterization of the human thiazide-sensitive Na-Cl cotransporter (SLC12A3) gene promoter.
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2001 Apr 13; 282 (4): 991-1000

Spalding A, Vaitkevicius H, Dill S, MacKenzie S, Schmaier A, Lockette W
Mechanism of epinephrine-induced platelet aggregation.
Hypertension. 1998 Feb ; 31 (2): 603-7

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