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Matt Wicklund, MD

Healthcare Provider
Neurologist
Neurology Clinic
Anschutz Outpatient Pavilion
University of Colorado Hospital
1635 Aurora Court, Suite 4200
Aurora, Colorado, United States

Dr. Matthew Wicklund is currently working as Professor and Director, Clinical Neuromuscular Pathology Fellowship in the Department of Neurology at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. He sees patients at the University of Colorado Hospital Anschutz Center for Advanced Medicine at the Fitzsimons campus. He specializes in neurology with sub-specialization in neuromuscular medicine and performs electrodiagnostic testing.

Dr. Wicklund’s clinical interest is in neuromuscular disorders which include muscular dystrophies, acquired muscle diseases such as dermatomyositis and polymyositis, Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, acquired peripheral nervous system disorders such as Guillain-Barre syndrome and CIDP, hereditary spastic paraplegias and spinocerebellar ataxias.

Dr. Wicklund has been involved in clinical and translational research of neuromuscular disorders with specific emphasis on muscle diseases, including gene therapies for muscular dystrophies. His research includes persons of all ages, both adults and children.

 

Representative Publications:

A phase 3 randomized placebo-controlled trial of tadalafil for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Developing standardized corticosteroid treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

SCN4A mutation as modifying factor of myotonic dystrophy type 2 phenotype

Late-onset distal muscular dystrophy affecting the posterior calves

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