• Neuromuscular disorders

    The Neuromuscular Disorders Clinic specializes in the evaluation and the newest treatment of the entire spectrum of neuromuscular disorders. The program deals with the diagnosis and treatment of nerve, plexus and spinal root injuries and their complications. We also treat injuries or illnesses of the peripheral autonomic nervous systems, such as familial dysautonomia.


  • Some of the diseases treated include:

    The botulinum toxin (Botox) treatment clinic at UK began in 1989. Our neurologists have extensive experience with treating a wide range of conditions with botulinum toxin, in particular spasmodic torticollis (cervical dystonia).

  • Treated disorders include:

    Nerve disorders 

    • Guillain-Barre syndrome
    • Charcot-Marie-Tooth
    • Dejerine-Sottas
    • Carpal tunnel syndrome
    • Dysautonomias
    • Mononeuropathy multiplex

    Motor neuron disorders 

    Muscle disorders 

    • Polymyositis
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Muscular dystrophy
    • Myotonic dystrophy
    • Limb-girdle MD
    • Facio-scapulohumeral MD

    Neuromuscular junction disorders 

    • Myasthenia gravis
    • Lambert-Eaton syndrome
    • Botulism

    Other 

    • Blepharospasm
    • Writer's cramp
    • Spasmodic torticollis (cervical dystonia)
    • Spasmodic dysphonia  
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  • Kentucky Neuroscience Institute

    Kentucky Clinic
    First Floor, Wing C
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0284

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    This is a clinic of the University of Kentucky Hospital, also known as UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital. Read more »

    Call 859-323-5661
    Fax 859-323-1127

    Monday - Friday, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

    (across from Starbucks)

    Amenities
    Dining, Internet/Wi-Fi, Information desk, Pharmacy services, Wheelchairs

    Parking is available at the Kentucky Clinic Parking Garage (PS #3).

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    Insurance information

    Insurance policies can vary widely. Please check with your doctor/clinic for specific insurance information before your visit or procedure to avoid unexpected out-of-pocket costs. See list of insurers »

  • Appointments

    Most commonly, patients are referred through their primary care provider or neurologist.