Ahmed El Dokla, MD

CURRENT APPOINTMENTS

Associate Professor of Neurology

SPECIALTIES

Neurology
Neuromuscular Medicine
Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Clinical Neuromuscular Pathology
Autonomic Disorders

LANGUAGES

English

PATIENT TYPE

Adults

PATIENT RATING

CLINICAL BACKGROUND AND MY APPROACH TO CARE

I direct the Neuromuscular Division. My clinical interests include disorders of nerve, muscle, and neuromuscular junction; including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, muscular dystrophies, inflammatory myopathies (e.g. polymyositis, inclusion body myositis), and neuromuscular transmission disorders (e.g. myasthenia gravis, Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome)and peripheral and autonomic neuropathies.

 

DISEASES & CONDITIONS TREATED

Autonomic Neuropathy & Dysfunction
Guillain Barre Syndrome
Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM)
Lou Gehrig's Disease
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myasthenia Gravis
Neuromuscular Disease
Polymyositis and Dermatomyositis

CLINICAL LOCATIONS

Upstate Health Care Center
90 Presidential Plaza
Syracuse, NY 13202
315-464-4243
Upstate Health Care Center
90 Presidential Plaza
Syracuse, NY 13202
315-464-4243
Upstate Bone and Joint Center
6620 Fly Road
East Syracuse, NY 13057
315-464-1849

CLINICAL SECTION AFFILIATIONS

Neurology
Neuromuscular

CURRENT HOSPITAL PRIVILEGES

Upstate University Hospital
VA Medical Center

CAMPUSES

Downtown

PREVIOUS APPOINTMENTS

Texas Tech University ,University Medical Center, 2014-2016
University of Pittsburgh, 2011-2014