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    • Position
    • Specialties
    • Neurology
    • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
    • Phone
    • Integrative Neuroscience at Mount Sinai West 212-523-6521

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Shanna K. Patterson, M.D. is the Site Medical Director for Neurology, as well as the Director of the Electromyography (EMG) Laboratory, at Mount Sinai West and Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospitals. She is also the Associate Program Director of the Neurology Residency at Mount Sinai Hospital. Her subspecialty certifications include the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine and Clinical Neurophysiology. Dr. Patterson completed her residency training in Neurology and a fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology, with an emphasis on electromyography (EMG) and neuromuscular disorders, at Columbia University. 

Her academic pursuits currently focus on physician wellness and physician-patient communication. She is a Communication Ambassador for Mount Sinai. Her clinical practice focuses on peripheral neuromuscular disease and electrodiagnostic testing (EMG/NCS).

Dr. Patterson offers telemedicine appointments when appropriate.  Please call her office to schedule a video visit.

Dr. Patterson registered to provide telehealth services in Florida.


Am Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical Focus

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Autonomic Disorder
  • Back Pain
  • Brachial Plexopathy
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Neuropathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP)
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Electrodiagnostic Testing (EMG/NCS)
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Gait Impairment
  • Inflammatory Myopathy
  • Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Mononeuropathy Multiplex
  • Muscle Pain
  • Muscle Twitch / Fasciculation
  • Muscle Weakness / Palsy
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myopathy
  • Nerve conduction study (NCS)
  • Neuromuscular Disease
  • Nocturnal Leg Cramps
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Pain in Extremities
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Small Fiber Neuropathy
  • Spinal Cord Disorder
  • Tingling / Numbness / Weakness


MD, University of California, San Diego

Internship, Internal Medicine
St. Vincent's Hospital [CLOSED]

Residency, Neurology
Columbia University

Fellowship, EMG & Neuromus. Dis.
Columbia University



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