- Neuromuscular Disorders
- Congenital Muscular Dystrophy
- Fascioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy (FSHD)
- Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy
- Congenital Myasthenic Syndromes
- Myotonic 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 OrganizationsWorld 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 & ActivitiesPlaying 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.