Alexius Enrique G Sandoval, M.D.

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  • Medical Director, Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation Program

Languages: English, Filipino


Cerebral Palsy, Movement Disorders, Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation, Neurologic Rehabilitation, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Spasticity Management, Spinal Cord Injury, Stroke Rehabilitation, Traumatic Brain Injury more

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The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Appointment Phone: 443-997-5476
600 N. Wolfe Street
Meyer Building 1-163
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Phone: 410-614-4030 | Fax: 410-614-4033

Johns Hopkins Medicine - Green Spring Station

Appointment Phone: 443-997-5476
10803 Falls Road
Pavilion III, Suite 2100
Lutherville, MD 21093 map
Phone: 410-614-4030 | Fax: 410-614-4033


Alexius Sandoval, M.D., is a clinical associate in the Johns Hopkins Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He has extensive clinical and research experience in multiple sclerosis rehabilitation and management, his primary area of focus.

Dr. Sandoval’s diverse background includes work in both inpatient and outpatient settings, and covers acute rehabilitation as well as comprehensive care units. He served as co-director of multiple sclerosis comprehensive care at Eastern Maine Medical Center — a comprehensive, coordinated MS care program in collaboration with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

In addition to working with patients with multiple sclerosis, Dr. Sandoval helps those with a variety of neurological disorders. He provides general rehabilitation and spasticity management to patients who have experienced stroke, traumatic brain injury or spinal cord injury. Dr. Sandoval also works with adults with cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, and other muscle tone and movement disorders. more


  • Medical Director, Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation Program

Departments / Divisions



  • MD; University of the Philippines College of Medicine (1998)


  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Philippine General Hospital (2002)
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Vidant Medical Center (2009)


  • University of Washington School of Medicine (2010)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation) (2010)

Research & Publications

Selected Publications

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Mitiku NS, Sandoval AEG, Kraft, GH. Rehabilitation. In: Samkoff, LM, Goodman AD, editors. Multiple sclerosis and CNS inflammatory disorders 1st edition. West Sussex: Wiley-Blackwell; 2014. p. 122-133. 

Sandoval A. Intrathecal baclofen pump therapy for spasticity in multiple sclerosis. MS Progress Notes. National Multiple Sclerosis Society Greater New England Chapter. Summer 2014. 

Sandoval AE. Exercise in Multiple Sclerosis. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am. 2013 Nov;24(4):605-18. 

Faulk CE, Sandoval A, Draughon M, Moore D, Whitted T, Wilford R Jr. Critical gastrointestinal bleeding at an inpatient rehabilitation center: incidence, risk factors, and the role of gastrointestinal prophylaxis. PMR. 2010 Dec;2(12):1104-12.

Sandoval AE. Electrodiagnostics for Low Back Pain. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am. 2010 Nov;21(4):767-776. 

Academic Affiliations & Courses

Courses and Syllabi

  • Psychological Reactions to Disability (PT120)
    College of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences, World Citi Colleges
    2003 - 2004
  • Orthotics-prosthetics (PT 153)
    College of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences, World Citi Colleges
    2003 - 2004

Activities & Honors


  • Professional Volunteer of the Year, National Multiple Sclerosis Society Greater New England Chapter, 2012
  • Resident Research Award, East Carolina University Department of PM&R, 2009
  • Outstanding Resident Teaching Award, East Carolina University Department of PM&R, 2008


  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers

Professional Activities

  • Member, Clinical Advisory Committee, National Multiple Sclerosis Society Greater New England Chapter, 2011 - 2016
  • Member, Campaign Executive Committee, Eastern Maine Medical Center Multiple Sclerosis Center Comprehensive Care, 2010 - 2016
  • Speaker/Lecturer, Resource Person, Member, UTI Task Force, Pitt County Memorial Hospital, 2007 - 2009

Videos & Media

Play Video:

Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation | FAQ with Drs. Abbey Hughes and Alexius Sandoval

Lectures and Presentations

  • The Role of Rehabilitation in MS: Strategies to Improve and Maintain Function
    oral, Annual Meeting of Members and Conference, Manchester, NH (10/24/2015)
    National Multiple Sclerosis Society Greater New England Chapter
  • Rehabilitation in Multiple Sclerosis
    oral, patient education activity, Waterville, ME (08/20/2016)
    MS Cure Fund
  • Updates in Multiple Sclerosis Therapies
    oral, patient education activity, Waterville, ME (09/23/2014)
    MS Cure Fund
  • The Coexistence of Multiple Sclerosis and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    poster, 2nd Tykeson Fellows Conference on Multiple Sclerosis, San Antonio, TX (06/04/2010)
  • Critical Gastrointestinal Bleeding at an Inpatient Rehabilitation Center: Prevalence, Risk Factors, and the Role of Gastrointestinal Prophylaxis.
    poster, Annual Meeting, Colorado Springs, CO (02/27/2009)
    Association of Academic Physiatrists

Recent News Articles and Media Coverage

Connecting Specialties for Patients with Multiple Sclerosis | Restore (November 2017)

MS Muscle Spasticity: What it is And What to Do About it | Everyday Health (June 2017)

8 Steps to Better Walking With Multiple Sclerosis | Everyday Health (April 2017)

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