Neuromuscular Disease Center
URMC Neurology Clinical Services
The Neuromuscular Disease Center, at URMC, provides diagnosis and comprehensive treatment of adults and children.
Neuromuscular diseases involve conditions of the nerves and muscles, including:
Acquired or hereditary peripheral neuropathies
Muscular dystrophies such as:
Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSH)
Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy
Inclusion body myositis (IBM)
Inflammatory myopathy and other myopathies
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease)
Neuromuscular disease diagnostic procedures include:
- Electrodiagnostic procedures of EMG (electromyography) and nerve conduction
- Neuropathology Lab:
Neuromuscular Disease Unit
Within the Neuromuscular Disease Center, there are several specialty clinics:
Strong Memorial Hospital
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642
Directions to Strong Memorial Hospital
919 Westfall Road
Building C, Suite 220
Rochester, NY 14618
Directions to Westfall Road Clinic
- Muscular Dystrophy Association
- ALS Association
- National Ataxia Foundation
- Periodic Paralysis Association
- FSH Society
A young boy battles muscular dystrophy with the help of some of the world's leading experts.
To contact us directly please call 585-275-2559.
To schedule EMG and nerve conduction studies at Strong Memorial Hospital or Highland Hospital, call 585-275-4568.
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.