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James Wymer, MD, FAAN

Neuromuscular Medicine Specialist

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About me

My name is Dr. James Wymer, I'm a neurologist and professor practicing at the University of Florida. I specialize in diagnosis and management of neuromuscular diseases, including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig’s disease, muscle diseases, and peripheral neuropathies. I have extensive experience in clinical research, having been a principal investigator on numerous clinical trials, including studies of ALS, diabetic neuropathy, multiple sclerosis, migraine headaches, and epilepsy. I am a fellow of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM), as well as a member of several national consortiums to research neuropathic pain and ALS.

My clinical interests include: • ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease • Neuromuscular diseases • Hereditary Neuropathy • Muscle disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Diabetic neuropathy • Migraine headaches • Neurofibromatosis

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Active clinical trials

ALS Imaging
James Wymer
Accepting Candidates
HEALEY ALS Platform Trial

The HEALEY ALS Platform Trial is a perpetual multi-center, multi-regimen clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of investigational products for the treatment of ALS.

James Wymer
Accepting Candidates
18 Years - N/A
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My research

Top areas of exploration

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis , 28 publications
  • Deglutition Disorders , 10 publications
  • Deglutition , 9 publications
  • Disease Progression , 5 publications

Research activity

47 publications

1,158 citations

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