Neuromuscular Disorders

    Overview

    Neuromuscular disorders include many different syndromes and diseases that either directly or indirectly impair the function of the skeletal muscles, which directly control movement of the patient's limbs and body. Symptoms include weakness, stiffness or rigidity, loss of coordination or muscle control, and spasms.

    Our providers

    Profiles

    James Gilchrist, MD

    Executive Director, Neuroscience Institute Neurology
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 3100 Springfield, IL 62702
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    Jacob Monsivais, PA-C

    Certified Physician Assistant Neurology
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 3100 Springfield, IL 62702
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    Sajjad Mueed, MD

    Director, Memorial Medical Center Stroke Center Neurology
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 3100 Springfield, IL 62702
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    Stephanie Stokes, CPNP-PC

    Pediatric Orthopedic Nurse Practitioner Pediatrics
    400 N. 9th Street Springfield, IL 62702

    Why SIU

    Continually learning

    With a focus on continual improvement, our doctors take the time to research, study and innovate to provide the latest treatments for our patients.

    Patient-first experience

    Our care ranges from primary care physicians to specialists and sub-specialists who have advanced training. We're here for you when you need us.

    Breakthrough technology

    Continually teaching the next generation of doctors, our physicians use the latest developments in procedures and technologies for our patients.