Myopathy

    Overview

    Myopathy is a disease that attacks the function of muscle fibers, leading to weakness and atrophy. Common symptoms include weakness, stiffness, and cramps.

    Our doctors

    Provider

    James Gilchrist, MD

    Executive Director, Neuroscience Institute Neurology
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 3100 Springfield, IL 62702
    Provider

    Paula Mackrides, DO

    Family Medicine
    612 N. 11th St. Quincy, IL 62301
    Provider

    Jacob Monsivais, PA-C

    Neurology
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 3100 Springfield, IL 62702
    Provider

    Norman Otsuka, MD

    Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatrics
    400 N. 9th St. Floor 2 Springfield, IL 62702

    Why SIU

    Continually learning

    With a focus on continual improvement, our doctors take the time to research, study and innovate to provide the latest treatments for our patients.

    Patient-first experience

    Our care ranges from primary care physicians to specialists and sub-specialists who have advanced training. We're here for you when you need us.

    Breakthrough technology

    Continually teaching the next generation of doctors, our physicians use the latest developments in procedures and technologies for our patients.