Neuromuscular and Neurometabolic Disorders
Dr. Mark Tarnopolsky is a world leader in researching neuromuscular and neurometabolic disorders. A distinguished athlete himself, Dr. Tarnopolsky has a passion for helping children with these disorders, including muscular dystrophy, Lou Gehrig's disease and Parkinson's disease.
Patients at this clinic receive a range of services including molecular and metabolic testing and rehabilitation for their long-term care. Dr. Tarnopolsky is also evaluating nutrition, exercise and pharmacological strategies to enhance muscle function in health and disease. With Dr. Tarnopolsky's leadership, McMaster Children's Hospital will continue to offer excellence in both patient care and research in this growing field.