BiographyMichael Weiss, M.D., is a board certified neurologist at the Neurology Clinic at UW Medical Center, UW Medicine’s director of Neuromuscular Diseases, the EMG Laboratory and the Muscular Dystrophy Association Care Center, a UW professor of Neurology and an adjunct professor of Rehabilitation Medicine.
Dr. Weiss strives to create active partnerships with his patients to achieve the best possible outcomes.??
Dr. Weiss earned his M.D. from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York City. He is board certified in Neurology and Neuromuscular Medicine. He conducts clinical research on the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, inflammatory myopathies, myasthenia gravis, multifocal motor neuropathy and chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy.
Personal InterestsIn his spare time, Dr. Weiss enjoys hiking, tennis, reading and classic movies.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Medical education, 1991
National Institute of Health
Fellowship, Neuroimmunology Research
Univ. of Maryland
Washington Hospital Center
Internship, Internal Medicine
Georgetown University Hospital
- Neuromuscular Medicine, 2001, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
- Neurology, 1996, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology