Kourosh Rezania, MD

Associate Professor

Patient Calls: 773-702-6222
Fax: 773-702-9060

Kourosh Rezania, MD, is an expert in electromyography and neuromuscular diseases. He is particularly interested in the evaluation and treatment of a broad range of diseases that include peripheral neuropathies, metabolic myopathies, myasthenia gravis and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

Dr. Rezania is also an active researcher and teacher. Currently, he is conducting clinical trials on ALS.

Education & Training
  • Fellowship: The University of Chicago Medicine
  • Residency: Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
  • Internship: New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn
  • M.D.: Tehran University, Iran
Board Certification
  • Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine, American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Neuromuscular Medicine, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Clinical Interests
  • Neurology
  • Neuropathies
  • Motor neuron disease
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myopathies
  • Electromyography
Research Interests
  • Dr. Rezania's research interests include diabetic and idiopathic peripheral neuropathy. He is currently working on a study regarding neuropathy associated with impaired glucose tolerance and is involved in multicenter clinical trials of Lamotrigine and ruboxistaurin mesylate for diabetic peripheral neuropath
  • Supervision of neurology residents
  • Supervision of neurophysiology fellows
Society Memberships
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • American Medical Association
Selected Publications