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Cynthia J. Gibson, NP

Cynthia J. Gibson, NP

she/her/hers

Neurology

UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
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Locations

Neurology - Rochester

Ambulatory Care Center at Strong Memorial Hospital
601 Elmwood Avenue, 1st Floor
Rochester, NY 14642

About Me

Ms Gibson has worked for over 20 years in the Neuromuscular Disease Center providing care to patients with Muscular Dystrophy and neuropathy. She has been part of the research team studying Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Charcot Marie Tooth Disease, Limb Girdle Mus...
Ms Gibson has worked for over 20 years in the Neuromuscular Disease Center providing care to patients with Muscular Dystrophy and neuropathy. She has been part of the research team studying Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Charcot Marie Tooth Disease, Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy, and Inclusion Body Myositis.

She received her BNS from D'Youville College and her MSN from the University of Rochester School of Nursing.

MS Gibson is a member of the Nurse Practitioner Association of New York State, The American Academy of Neuroscience Nurses, and Sigma Theta Tau, where she recently completed term as the President of the local chapter. She is a Clinical Associate at the University of Rochester, School of Nursing. She has lectured on various topic in neuromuscular disorders and precepted students in her clinic.

Certified Specialties

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health - American Nurses Credentialing Center

Credentials

Residency & Fellowship

Graduate, D'Youville College.

Education

MS | University of Rochester. Nurse Practitioner. 1989

Publications

Journal Articles

Inclusion Body Myositis: What Most Impacts Patients' Lives.

Gibson C, Johnson NE, Eastwood E, Heatwole C

Journal of clinical neuromuscular disease.. 2016 December 18 (2):67-71. Epub 1900 01 01.

A prospective natural history study of inclusion body myositis: implications for clinical trials.

Rose MR, McDermott MP, Thornton CA, Palenski C, Martens WB, Griggs RC

Neurology.. 2001 August 1457 (3):548-50. Epub 1900 01 01.

Randomized trials of dichlorphenamide in the periodic paralyses. Working Group on Periodic Paralysis.

Tawil R, McDermott MP, Brown R, Shapiro BC, Ptacek LJ, McManis PG, Dalakas MC, Spector SA, Mendell JR, Hahn AF, Griggs RC

Annals of neurology.. 2000 January 47 (1):46-53. Epub 1900 01 01.

Spontaneous abdominal hematoma in dermatomyositis.

Orrell RW, Johnston HM, Gibson C, Cass RM, Griggs RC

Muscle & nerve.. 1998 December 21 (12):1800-3. Epub 1900 01 01.

Use of gold weights to correct lagophthalmos in neuromuscular disease.

Sansone V, Boynton J, Palenski C

Neurology.. 1997 June 48 (6):1500-3. Epub 1900 01 01.

Predicting discharge functional status and rehabilitation efficiency from preadmisison functional assessments.

Cushman, L.; Podur, K. and Palenski, C.

Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease. 1995; 5: 33-38.

A self-report design prompting the validity and retrieval rate of outcome measures in a controlled trial of Dichlorphenamide in Periodic Paralysis.

Herr, B.; Martens, W.; Bucknell, R.; McDermott, M.; Plumb, S.; Palenski, C.

Controlled Clinical Trials. 1993; 5(14): 449.

Books

Xth International Congress of EMG and Clinical Neurophysiology (1996)

Chapter: Implications of molecular defects for classification and treatment of periodic paralysis.

Authors: Griggs, RC, Tawil, R., Brown, RJ, Shaprio, BE, Ptacek, LJ, McManis, PG, Dalakas, MC, Mendell, JR, Hahn, AF, McDermoot, MP and the Working Group on Periodic Paralysis.

Publisher: Elsevier Schience B. V., Koyto 1996