Center for Neuromuscular Disorders

Programs and services

  • Diagnosis and counseling in muscle disorders and neuropathies
  • Special tests for small fiber neuropathy
  • Morphological diagnostics including electron microscopy of skin, nerve and muscle biopsies
  • Diagnosis and counseling for motoneuron disease and disorders of neuromuscular transmission
  • Diagnosis, counseling and treatment for immune neuropathies
  • Medical advice for patients with idiopathic and hereditary neuropathies
  • Genetic testing and counseling
  • Psychosocial counseling in cooperation with “Deutsche Gesellschaft für Muskelkranke“ (DGM)


Cooperating institutions

  • Department of Neurology
  • Department of Pediatrics with Center for ­Developmental Pediatrics
  • Department of Internal Medicine I
  • Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care, ­Malignant Hyperthermia Ambulance
  • Department of Orthopaedics König-Ludwig-Haus
  • Institute of Human Genetics
  • Psychosocial and occupational therapy counseling centers of DGM Section Bayern e.V.


Contact

Director

Prof. Dr. Claudia Sommer
Priv.-Doz. Dr. Erdmute Kunstmann

Contact

Neuromuscular Clinic, Dept. of Neurology

Telephone

+49 931 201-23768

 

 

Contact

Appointment for genetical consultation

Telephone

+49 931 318-4435

 


Address

Center for Neuromuscular Disorders | Josef-Schneider-Straße 11 | Building B1 | 97080 Würzburg | Germany