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Lan Zhou, MD, PhD

Neurology

    • Positions
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Neurology
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Pathology
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Neurosurgery
    • Specialty
    • Neurology
    • Languages
    • Chinese (Mandarin)
    • Chinese (Shanghai)
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Phone
    • Faculty Practice Associates 212-241-1639
    • Faculty Practice Associates Chinatown 212-731-3610
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1468 Madison Avenue Annenberg Building, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10029
Phone: 212-241-1639
168 Centre Street, Suite 3M
New York, NY 10013
Phone: 212-731-3610

Biography

Dr. Lan Zhou is an associate professor in the Department of Neurology at Mount Sinai.  She is board certified in Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine, and Neuromuscular Pathology.  She predominantly treats adult patients with neuromuscular disorders with a special interest in myopathies and small fiber neuropathy.  She also performs skin/nerve/muscle biopsies and interprets biopsies.
 
Dr. Zhou is a physician scientist.  Her research team is actively exploring the molecular mechanisms underlying muscle inflammation and fibrosis associated with muscular dystrophy and acute skeletal muscle injury repair.  Her research is aimed to develop novel pharmacotherapy to modify inflammation, reduce fibrosis, promote regeneration, and improve muscle function and phenotype in patients with muscular dystrophy.  Her research is funded by the National Institute of Health.

Clinical Focus

Education

MD, Fudan University Shanghai Medical College
PhD, University of Cincinnati

Internship, Internal Medicine
Wayne State University
Residency, Neurology
Wayne State University

Fellowship, Neuromuscular
Johns Hopkins Hospital

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Shanghai), English

Certification

Neuromuscular Medicine