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Ana Tesi-Rocha, MD

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Clinical Associate Professor
Stanford Neuroscience Health Center
Stanford Health Care
213 Quarry Road
Palo Alto, California, United States

Ana Tesi-Rocha, MD, is currently serving as a pediatric neurologist at Stanford Healthcare. She works as a Clinical Associate Professor at department of Neurology & Neurological Sciences at Stanford Healthcare.

Dr. Rocha completed her medical education from Universidad de Buenos Aires accompanied by residency from Alejandro Posadas Hospital, Argentina and Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Juan P Garrahan Argentina. She did her internship from Georgetown University Hospital and fellowship from Children’s National Medical Center DC.

Her primary practice areas include Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Ataxia, Muscular Dystrophy, and Myasthenia Gravis.


Representative Publications:

Exome Sequencing Identifies DYNC1H1 Variant Associated With Vertebral Abnormality and Spinal Muscular Atrophy With Lower Extremity Predominance

Novel large deletion in the ACTA1 gene in a child with autosomal recessive nemaline myopathy

‘Double trouble’: diagnostic challenges in Duchenne muscular dystrophy in patients with an additional hereditary skeletal dysplasia