Multiple Sclerosis Multiple sclerosis is a chronic, often disabling disease that attacks the central nervous system. Symptoms range from mild, such as numbness in the limbs, to severe, such as paralysis or loss of vision. The progress, severity and specific symptoms of MS are unpredictable and vary from person to person. MS is a disease [...]
Neuromuscular Disorders The Neurology Clinic at UAMS is home to one of the world's best neuromuscular programs, including Arkansas' first Muscular Dystrophy Association ALS Research Center. We have world-class experts in every neuromuscular specialty and subspecialty, as well as active research programs in both the clinical and basic science aspects of neuromuscular disorders and diseases. [...]
Neurology Clinic The Department of Neurology at UAMS provides some of the best care in Arkansas for adult patients with neurological disorders, including disorders of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves and muscles. We offer outpatient evaluation and treatment to patients as recommended by our neurologists. We treat many common conditions affecting the nervous [...]
Oct. 8, 2014 | UAMS neurologist Lee Archer, M.D., and the team he leads in the clinical care of multiple sclerosis patients recently became the first group of medical professionals in Arkansas designated as a Partner in MS Care by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
June 1, 2011 | The prestigious journal Nature has published research coauthored by UAMS’ Paul D. Drew, Ph.D., of a promising new compound for treating multiple sclerosis and other autoimmune diseases.