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Laura Rosow


Associate Director, ALS Center

Dr. Laura Rosow is a neurologist who cares for patients with a variety of neurological disorders, including neuropathy; muscle diseases related to the nervous system; neuromuscular junction disorders, such as myasthenia gravis; and diseases of the spine and nerve roots. As associate director of the UCSF ALS Center, she cares for patients with various motor neuron diseases (progressive conditions marked by the destruction of nerve cells that control muscles involved in activities such as walking and speaking). She performs electromyography (assessing muscle health by measuring the response to nerve stimulation), neuromuscular ultrasound and skin biopsies.

Rosow earned her medical degree at Harvard Medical School. She completed a residency in neurology at UCSF and a fellowship in neuromuscular medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School.

  • Education

    Harvard School of Medicine, MD, 2010

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Neurology, 2014

  • Fellowships

    Harvard Medical School, Neuromuscular Medicine, 2015

  • Board Certifications

    Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

    Neuromuscular Medicine, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

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    My reviews


    Overall Experience
    86 Ratings
    Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
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    Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
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    Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
    83 Ratings
    Knew the important information about your medical history
    82 Ratings
    The provider showed respect for what you had to say
    86 Ratings
    The provider spent enough time with me
    86 Ratings