Neuromuscular Disorders (Part 2)

About the Video: Many people suffer from nerve disorders that cause them pain or severe weakness. These disorders include muscular dystrophy, shingles, trigeminal neuralgia, and diabetes among others. In this two-part interview with Dr. Neil Porter, viewers will learn about how doctors diagnose and treat patients who suffer from these conditions. Specific topics covered in part two of this two-part interview include: Nerves falling asleep Trigeminal neuralgia Gamma knife treatment Diabetic neuropathy Shingles About the Expert: Dr. Neil Porter is a neurologist at the University of Maryland Medical Center who specializes in neuromuscular disorders. He is also an assistant professor of Neurology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Related Links: Neuromuscular Disorders (Part 1) www.youtube.com Dr. Neil Porter www.umm.edu UMMC Neuromuscular Program www.umm.edu Podcast: Trigeminal Neuralgia www.umm.edu Overview: Gamma Knife Treatment www.umm.edu Patient Success Story www.umm.edu