Status
Active
Code
2084N0008X
Type
Level III Area of Specialization
Neuromuscular Medicine
A neurologist or child neurologist who specializes in the diagnosis and management of disorders of nerve, muscle or neuromuscular junction, including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, peripheral neuropathies (e.g., diabetic and immune mediated neuropathies), various muscular dystrophies, congenital and acquired myopathies, inflammatory myopathies (e.g., polymyositis, inclusion body myositis) and neuromuscular transmission disorders (e.g., myasthenia gravis, Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome). Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2007. www.abms.org [7/1/2007: new]

Additional Resources: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2007. http://www.abpn.org/.

Board certification for Medical Doctors (MDs) is provided by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology