Harper neurologists are internationally known experts in the diagnosis and treatment of peripheral nerve disease. Harper University Hospital and Wayne State University are home to the world's largest Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) Clinic. The clinic is the primary site in the first multi-center CMT trial performed in North America. This expertise attracts patients from 21 countries and 47 states.
Peripheral nerve disease can be categorized as diabetic neuropathy, inherited neuropathy or inflammatory neuropathy. Specific types of peripheral nerve disease include:
- Diabetic Neuropathy
- Guillain Barre Syndrome
- Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinated Polyneuropathies (CIDP) and other immune mediated neuropathies
- Neuropathies of undertmined cause
- Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease and other inherited Neuropathies