URMC Neurology Patient Care
Clinical Services - Periodic Paralysis, Myotonia, and Episodic Ataxia Clinic
The focus of the Periodic Paralysis, Myotonia, and Episodic Ataxia Clinic is to provide clinical services for patients with these neurologic channelopathies. Dr. Robert C Griggs, Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurology, has had a career-long interest in clinical care and research of channelopathies. Neurologic channelopathies are caused by a genetic mutation that affects the function of ion channels in cell membranes.
- Telephone: 585-275-2559
- Facsimile: 585-273-1255
- Typical wait for an appointment: 1-2 weeks
- Emergency or urgent cases seen within 24 hours
- Physicians available for specific questions prior to referral
Neurology Outpatient Clinic
Strong Memorial Hospital, 2nd Floor
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642
Schedule an Appointment
To schedule an appointment or to speak with one of our neurologists, please
call 585-275-1200. If you must cancel your appointment, please do so at least
24 hours in advance.
The Department of Neurology participates with Blue Choice, MVP Healthcare, Medicare, Medicaid, and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rochester health plans.
Co-payments are collected at time of service. We accept cash or check only for all applicable co-payments and personal balances due at the time of service.