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Neuromuscular Disease Center

EMG Laboratory

The EMG lab is oriented to both clinical evaluation of patients and training of residents and fellows. The director is James M. Killian, M.D., professor of neurology.

Tests Performed

  • Electromyography
  • Nerve conduction studies
  • Repetitive stimulation for neuromuscular transmission disorders
  • Special studies as indicated

Clinical Indications

  • Referrals from neurology, neurosurgery, plastic surgery, orthopedics, general medicine
  • Evaluation of neuromuscular and musculoskeletal problems

Patient Referrals

  • From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at (713) 798-5983
  • Tests are scheduled from same day to a maximum of one week
  • Results are provided to physicians only
  • Same day verbal, same or next day written

Our Team

James M. Killian, M.D.
Professor / Director EMG Laboratory

Doris H. Kung, D.O. 
Assistant Professor

Francesco Bonadonna, M.D.
Adjunct Associate Professor

Penny Gregg, M.A. R.NCST
Lab Supervisor and Chief Technician

Irma Ramirez
Appointment and Scheduling Coordinator