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Ataxia Specialists

Director of the Ataxia Center



 Dr. Nigel Harrison

Nigel Harrison, M.D.

Therapists and Genetic Counselor

 Rachel Glendenning

Rachel Glendenning, M.S., CCC-SLP, CBIS

Speech Language Pathologist

 Jennifer Millar

Jennifer Millar, M.S., P.T.

Physical Therapist

 Weiyi Mu

Weiyi Mu, S.C.M.

Genetics Counselor

 Blakeney Patterson

Blakeney Patterson, OTD, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Center Staff


Melissa Egerton, M.S.

Ataxia Health Educator

 Teshome Wubishet

Teshome Wubishet

Ataxia Clinic Coordinator

Our Center

Hear from our ataxia specialists about our clinic and what patients can expect. The center pairs patients with a multidisciplinary team of neurologists, occupational therapists, genetic counselors and speech-language pathologists to ensure each aspect of ataxia care is addressed.

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Maryland Patients

To request an appointment or refer a patient, please contact the Johns Hopkins Ataxia Center at 410-616-2816.


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