Laura Rosow

MD

Neurologist
Associate Director, ALS Center

About me

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

Clinics I work with

ALS & Neurodegenerative Disease Center

400 Parnassus Ave., Eighth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Peripheral Nerve Center

400 Parnassus Ave., Eighth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

My reviews

4.8

Overall Experience
123 Reviews
I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Rosow. I have already recommended her to many others. She is obviously good at her profession but beyond that she shows empathy and sincere concern for my condition concerns and opinions. Even fakes a laugh at my bad humor...
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
122 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
122 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
119 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
120 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
123 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
123 Reviews

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