Conditions We Treat

The Neuromuscular Disorders Team treats a range of conditions that affect the muscles and/or their direct nervous system control. These include:

Motor Neuro Disorders

Muscular Dystrophies

  • Congenital muscular dystrophies
  • Duchenne muscular dystrophy
  • Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy
  • Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD)
  • Myotonic muscular dystrophy

Other Myopathies

  • Congenital myopathies
  • Inflammatory myopathies   
  • Metabolic myopathies
  • Mitochondrial myopathies
  • Myotonia congenital
  • Myotubular myopathy
  • Nemaline myopathy
  • Periodic paralysis

Neuropathies and Ataxic Disorders

  • Charcot-Marie Tooth (CMT)
  • Friedreich's Ataxia (FA)
  • Inflammatory neuropathies

Other acquired neuropathies

  • Structural plexopathies and radiculopathies

Neuromuscular Junction Diseases