Peripheral Neuropathy Research Team

The center's collective expertise across neuropathic pain, inherited neuropathy, mitochondrial neuropathy, diabetic neuropathy, chemo-induced neuropathy and other areas will help fuel better intervention strategies and provide young investigators with a broad range of support.


Ahmet Hoke, M.D., Ph.D.

Expertise: Neurology, Neuropathies


Lale Akca, M.B.A., C.C.R.A.

Lale Akca

Peripheral Neuropathy Researchers

Peripheral Neuropathy Surgeons

  • Allan Belzberg, M.D.

    Expertise: Benign Tumors, Benign Tumors of the Head and Neck, Brachial Plexus Injuries, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Cauda Equina Syndrome

  • Sami Tuffaha, M.D.

    Expertise: Arthritis, Arthritis of the Wrist, Arthroplasty, Brachial Plexus Injuries, Congenital Hand Surgery