Delineating the correct diagnosis remains the key to patient care. During this transition into the era of gene-based therapies, accurate diagnosis & optimal treatment of the underlying condition(s), along with other organ system involvement, becomes paramount and often requires a team based approach.
Qualifications and experience
- Brain and Nervous System, Brain and Nervous System - Neuromuscular Diseases, Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine
- Languages spoken
Ohio State University Hospital Program (2001)
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Program (1988)
University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine (1987)
San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium (WHMC) Program (1996)
University of Colorado - Boulder (CO) (1981)
- Clinical interest for patients
Neuromuscular disorders including: muscular dystrophies, acquired muscle diseases such as dermatomyositis and polymyositis, Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, acquired peripheral nervous system disorders such as Guillain-Barre syndrome and CIDP, hereditary spastic paraplegias and spinocerebellar ataxias.
- Research interest for patients
Genetic muscle diseases.
Neuromuscular causes of weakness.