Top Conditions

  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Congenital Muscular Dystrophy
  • Fascioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy (FSHD)
  • Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy
  • Congenital Myasthenic Syndromes
  • Myotonic Conditions
*This is not a complete list of conditions

My Approach to Care

"I am especially interested in seeing patients with undiagnosed neuromuscular conditions to end their prolonged diagnostic odyssey, to promote the best clinical treatment, offer anticipatory guidance and tailor appropriate surveillance."

  • Education & Training

    Medical School: University of Minnesota

    Residency: Tufts University School of Medicine

    Fellowship: Spaulding Rehabilitation Institute/MGH, Rutgers, Kennedy Krieger Institute/Johns Hopkins

    Board Certification(s): American Academy of Psychiatry and Neurology, Added Qualification in Neuromuscular Medicine

  • Professional Organizations

    World Muscle Society, American Academy of Neurolgy (AAN), American Academy of Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM)
  • Research & Publications

    I have been involved in clinical research in muscular dystrophy, have participated in clinical trials and collaborations with the NIH with undiagnosed patients.

  • Interests & Activities

    Playing the piano, singing and folk dancing. I love to travel and experience other cultures. A favorite morning would be walking around the lake. I am committed to patient advocacy and promotion of social justice.

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