Guangbin Xia, M.D., Ph.D.

xianewAssistant Professor

Department of Neurology

Dr. Xia works on creating cellular models of ataxias using induced pluripotent stem cells. These disease-specific iPS cells will create a platform for the investigation of disease mechanism and drug development.

Dr. Xia is a board-certified Neurologist and is also board-certified in Neuromuscular Medicine.  He holds hospital privileges for EMG/NCS, muscle biopsy and skin biopsy. His clinical experience includes management of patients with motor neuron diseases, neuropathies, myasthenia gravis, myopathy/muscular dystrophies and other neuromuscular disorders.