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Neuromuscular Disorders

Indiana University School of Medicine neuromuscular disorder specialists in the Department of Neurology offer comprehensive care for patients with muscular dystrophy, ALS and other neuromuscular disorders.

The neuromuscular disorder program provides expert care that includes physical therapy, occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, speech pathology, psychological services and neurological care. Team members consult and collaborate with other neuroscience specialists to create an effective treatment plan that is specifically tailored for each patient.

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Indiana University ALS Center at IU Health

IU School of Medicine is recognized as an ALS Association Certified Treatment Center of Excellence. As part of the ALS Association’s national network, IU School of Medicine faculty specializing in neuromuscular disorders provide evidence-based, multidisciplinary ALS care and services in a supportive environment that emphasizes quality of life.


Cynthia L. Bodkin, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology

Adam D. Comer, MD, MSC

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology

Laurie Gutmann, MD

Chair, Department of Neurology

John C. Kincaid, MD

Kenneth L. and Selma G. Earnest Professor of Neurology

Sara M. Takacs, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology