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Daniel J.L. MacGowan, MD
Co-Director, Neuromuscular Disease and ALS Center, The Alan and Barbara Mirken Department of Neurology, Mount Sinai Beth Israel
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Affiliated with:
Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Medical SpecialtyNeurology
Clinical Interests
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Lou Gehrig's
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Myasthenia Gravis
Neuromuscular Disease
Electromyography (EMG), Radiculopathy
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Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology, 1997 American Board of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, 1998 American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, 1999
Medical SchoolMedical School at University College, Dublin, Ireland, 1989
Residency TrainingNeurology, New York Hospital‑Cornell Medical Center and Memorial Sloan‑Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 1992‑1995. Internal Medicine, Federated Voluntary Hospitals, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, 1989‑1992
FellowshipNeuromuscular Disease/Clinical Neurophysiology/EMG, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, 1996‑1997. Cerebrovascular disease, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY, 1995‑1996
Academic AppointmentIcahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
From the doctorDaniel MacGowan M.D. is a co-director of the Neuromuscular Disease and ALS Center at Mount Sinai Beth Israel in New York City, Director of the Neurology Residency Program at Mount Sinai Beth Israel and Associate Professor of Neurology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He is an expert in disorders of peripheral nerve and muscle, and has published articles in major journals with particular attention to motor neuron disease. He largely confines his practice to disorders of peripheral nerve and muscle.

Dr. MacGowan attended University College Dublin Medical School in Ireland, followed by an internal medicine residency at The Federated Hospitals of Trinity College Dublin, and received his postgraduate training in Neurology at New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center. After residency, he completed separated fellowships in cerebrovascular disease at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center and electromyography (EMG) / neuromuscular disorders at Mount Sinai Medical Center.

Dr. MacGowan is a board certified member of The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, (with separate subspecialty certification in Clinical Neurophysiology), and of The American Board of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. Dr. MacGowan has presented and lectured at numerous regional seminars and national meetings. He is also a New York “Superdoctor”, (, as listed in a New York Times magazine supplement feature publishing the top 5% rated physicians based on peer review by more than 18 thousand New York Physicians.
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