James Teener

James Teener, M.D.

Clinical Professor, Neurology
Co-Division Chief, Neuromuscular

Areas of Interest

Neuromuscular weakness developing in the setting of critical illness. Critical care of neuromuscular disorders such as Guillain Barre Syndrome and myasthenic crisis.Electrodiagnosis of neuromuscular disease.

Clinical Interests

Neuromuscular Disease including Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), neuropathies, myopathies and disorders of neuromuscular transmission such as myasthenia gravis.


Medical School or Training

  • University of Michigan Medical School, 1990


  • Hospital of the Univeristy of Pennsylvania, Neurology, PA, 1994
  • University of Pennsylvania Health System, Neurology, PA, 1994


  • Neurology, Hospital of the Univeristy of Pennsylvania, 1995

Board Certification

  • Neuromuscular Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine

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