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The board-certified and fellowship-trained neurologists with Norton Children’s Neuroscience Institute, affiliated with the UofL School of Medicine, are the leading providers of neuromuscular disorder care in children from Louisville, Kentucky, and Southern Indiana.
Norton Children’s Hospital is the pediatric teaching hospital for the University of Louisville School of Medicine. Our physicians are training the next generation of pediatric specialists.
We will determine the severity of your child’s neuromuscular disorder and create a treatment plan that minimizes risk, so your child can get back to being a kid again.
What Are Neuromuscular Disorders?
Neuromuscular disorders affect how the brain and spinal cord send signals to the muscles or affect how the muscles work.
If your child has a suspected neuromuscular disease, our multidisciplinary team will work together to create a diagnosis and treatment plan. Our partnership with the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) allows us to have providers in a single multidisciplinary clinic from multiple specialties, including neurology, pulmonary medicine, orthopedics, physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy.
Conditions we treat include:
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