Peter D. Donofrio, M.D.

Dr. Donofrio has served as the Chief of the Neuromuscular Section in the Department of Neurology at Vanderbilt University in Tennessee since 2006. In addition, he is the Director of the EMG laboratory, Head of the Muscular Dystrophy Association Clinic as well as the ALS Clinic. He also serves as Professor of Neurology for the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Dr. Donofrio is board certified in internal medicine, neurology and electromyography. His major research interests are in the fields of peripheral neuropathy and motor neuron disorders. He has participated in numerous clinical trials, authored research abstracts and articles as well as textbook chapters. He has spent decades working as a clinician and educator, dedicating many years to both patients and student.