Dr. Philip T. Miner MD
Neurologist (Pediatric) | Neurodevelopmental Disabilities2300 N Rockton Ave Rockford IL, 61103
Dr. Philip Miner is a child neurologist practicing in Rockford, IL. Dr. Miner specializes in diagnosing and treating disorders of the nervous system in children from birth to young adulthood. With combined understanding of childhood illness and the special needs of each individual child and their family, Dr. Miner is able to help each patient improve the status of their health. Conditions such as seizures, delayed speech, weakness or frequent headaches are treated by child neurologists.
Education and Training
Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 1970
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine 1970
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP
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Mark and Lisa Bushaway, both 48 years old and living in the UK, grieve the loss of their 21-year-old daughter Emily due to Neimann-Pick Type C, otherwise known as childhood Alzheimer's, and are devastated to learn their younger daughter Sarah also has the genetic disorder.“With one, you think you...
- Muscular Dystrophy: Combining Brain-Computer Interfaces and Assistive Technologies
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The Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy is a genetic disorder that is accompanied by symptoms of progressive muscle weakness and degeneration. Duchenne muscular dystrophy is caused by the absence of dystrophin, a protein that is responsible for keeping muscles cells intact, and accounts for one of the nine...
- What Causes Meningitis?
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- Living with Muscular Dystrophy and the Challenges of Daily Life
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- Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Therapy Receives Rare Pediatric Disease Designation
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy is characterized by progressive muscle degeneration paired with weakness. This is caused by the lack of dystrophin. This protein is the key to muscles staying strong and uninjured. This disorder is typically found when a person is very young, as early as three years...