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Richard J. Nowak, MD

Neurology

Affiliated With: Yale Medicine

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Biography - Richard J. Nowak, MD

Richard Nowak, MD, MS, is the director of the Yale Myasthenia Gravis Clinic, where he treats patients with the chronic, autoimmune condition that causes muscles to tire and weaken easily. He provides personalized treatment strategies for patients suffering from myasthenia gravis and other autoimmune neuromuscular conditions.

In addition, Dr. Nowak works with the Yale Medicine Neuromuscular Medicine Program, which is supported by the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA), and is a designated MDA-ALS clinic. The program provides comprehensive diagnostic evaluation, consultation and management for a range of neuromuscular disorders.

An assistant professor of neurology at Yale School of Medicine, Dr. Nowak is also a busy researcher who directs the Program in Clinical and Translational Neuromuscular Research at Yale, where his goal is to improve the understanding of autoimmune neuromuscular disorders, identify new drug targets and explore new therapies. In 2013, he was awarded a $4.8 million grant to conduct the first clinical trial for myasthenia gravis sponsored by the National Institutes of Health.

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Overview

Gender

Male

Specialty

Neurology

Language(s)

English

Education & Training

Education

Drexel University College of Medicine

Internship

Yale-New Haven Hospital

Residency

Yale-New Haven Hospital

Fellowship

Yale-New Haven Hospital

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Yale Neurology

800 Howard Ave
Lower Level
New Haven, CT 06520

Main (203) 785-4085
Fax (203) 785-3732

365 Montauk Ave
New London, CT 06320

Main (203) 442-0711
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5 Perryridge Rd
Greenwich, CT 06830

Main (203) 863-3289
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