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Perry B. Shieh, MD, PhD

Healthcare Provider
Neuromuscular Program, Neurology
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
300 UCLA Medical Plaza
Suite B200
Los Angeles, California, United States

Dr. Perry Shieh is a neurophysiologist and specializes in clinical neurophysiology, neurology, and more. He is currently working as an Associate Professor and is the Director of the Neuromuscular Program, Neurology at UCLA Medical Center. He has also worked as a Clinical Neurophysiologist at Brigham & Women’s Hospital.

He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, completed his residency from Stanford University School of Medicine followed by a fellowship in Neuromuscular Diseases/EMG from Brigham & Women’s Hospital. He holds certification in Clinical Neurophysiology, Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine accredited by American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology.

His clinical interests include Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, dermatomyositis, electromyography (EMG), muscle Biopsy, muscular dystrophy, Myasthenia Gravis, neuropathy, Polymyositis and thoracic outlet syndrome.


Representative Publications:

Duchenne muscular dystrophy: clinical trials and emerging tribulations

Ataluren in patients with nonsense mutation Duchenne muscular dystrophy (ACT DMD): a multicentre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 3 trial

Developing standardized corticosteroid treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy 2H and the role of TRIM32