Derek Menkedick, DO, is a dedicated and board-certified neurologist specializing in Multiple Sclerosis care, headache management, and electromyography (EMG). He brings his expertise and compassionate care to patients at Dayton Center for Neurological Disorders (DCND), which staffs several convenient locations in Centerville, Beavercreek, Springfield, Eaton, Wilmington, Hillsboro, and Vandalia, Ohio.
Dr. Menkedick studied at the University of Indianapolis in Indiana, where he double majored in biology and chemistry. He then pursued his osteopathic medicine doctorate at the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University in Downers Grove, Illinois.
After completing his residency at Kettering Health Dayton (formerly Grandview Medical Center) in Ohio, Dr. Menkedick joined notable organizations, including the American Academy of Neurology and the American Osteopathic Association, reflecting his commitment to staying abreast of the latest advancements in his field.
Driven by a lifelong goal of helping others, Dr. Menkedick embarked on a career in medicine. In 2020, he joined DCND, bringing his expertise and passion to improve the quality of life for his patients. He finds great fulfillment in making a positive impact on their lives.
When he isn’t caring for patients, Dr. Menkedick values spending time outdoors and with his wife and three children.
With his comprehensive training and commitment to patient care, Dr. Menkedick is a well-respected physician in general neurology. His compassionate approach and dedication to enhancing the lives of his patients make him a trusted neurologist at the DCND.
“The minute I entered the door at DCND, I felt welcomed and comforted. My care team has always been top notch. They listen and work with me to manage my condition!”
"“Dr. Menkedick is an excellent and very capable neurologist. He always listens to my concerns/reports on my progress. Then provides treatment as needed to obtain best results. His staff is also top quality, very pleasant and helpful. I would confidently recommend Dr. Menkedick.”