Department of Neurology

Neuromuscular Medicine

The Muscle Diseases clinic specializes in disease of the muscle and nerve, including muscular dystrophy, inflammatory muscle disorders, myasthenia gravis, inherited neuropathies (e.g., Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS; Lou Gehrig's Disease), and others. The clinic is operated by the SIU Department of Neurology in conjunction with the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

Appointments may be made by calling (217) 545-8000