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Center for Restless Legs Syndrome

Knowledge is the key to understanding restless legs syndrome (RLS). At the Center for Restless Legs Syndrome, we conduct research to learn more about this disorder and deliver better care to our patients.

To make an appointment or request an evaluation, please call the Johns Hopkins Sleep Disorders Center at 410-550-5864.

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What is Restless Legs Syndrome?

RLS, also recently renamed Willis-Ekbom Disease (WED), is a neurological condition associated with abnormal sensations in the legs. 

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Dr. Allen

Philanthropy Spotlight: Richard P. Allen Endowed Lectureship in Sleep and Circadian Rhythms

To honor the legacy of Dr. Richard P. Allen, we plan to raise $100,000 to name and endow a keynote lecture. This event will help promote the career development of trainees, a mission that was vitally important to Dr. Allen.

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Altered Iron Regulation: A Potential Cause of Restless Leg Syndrome

Dr. Christoper Earley discusses research that suggests a link between iron deficiency and RLS.

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Maryland Patients

To make an appointment with one of our Restless Legs Syndrome physician specialists, please call 410-550-5864.
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Adult Neurology: 410-955-9441
Pediatric Neurology: 410-955-4259
Adult Neurosurgery: 410-955-6406
Pediatric Neurosurgery: 410-955-7337


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Whether you're crossing the country or the globe, we make it easy to access world-class care at Johns Hopkins.

Outside of Maryland (toll free)

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