Katalin Scherer, MD

Associate Professor

Contact:

Department of Neurology
UAMC South Campus
2800 W Ajo Way
Tucson, AZ 85713
(520) 874-2000
(520) 874-2701
Patient Appointments: 
(520) 694-8888

Dr. Scherer is an Associate Professor of Neurology. She specializes in neuromuscular disorders and neurophysiology.

Education

MD: Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Medical University, Szeged, Hungary
Internship: 
Internal Medicine, St. Louis University Hospital, St. Louis, MO
Fellowship: 
Clinical Neurophysiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Selected Publications

  • Scherer K, Bedlack RS. Diaphragm pacing in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a literature review. Muscle Nerve 2012;46(1):1-8
  • Davis MF, Scherer K, Miller TM, Meaney FJ. Measuring disease severity in Duchenne and Becker Muscular Dystrophy. J of Methods and Measurement in the Social Sciences 2010;1(1):8-18.
  • Scherer K. Radial nerve palsy in Guillain-Barré syndrome. J Clin Neuromuscular Disease 2009;11(1):31-4.
  • Scherer K, Skeen MS, Strine SA, Juel VC. Hanging leg syndrome: Combined bilateral femoral and sciatic neuropathies. Neurology 2006;66(7):1124-1125.
  • Scherer K and Bedlack RS. Working through the challenges of neuropathic pain. Emergency Medicine 2005;37(10):37-43.
  • Scherer K, Bedlack RS, Simel DL. Does This Patient Have Myasthenia Gravis? JAMA 2005;293(15):1906-14.
  • Scherer K. Images in Clinical Medicine Neurologic Manifestations of Vitamin B12 Deficiency. NEJM 2003;348(22):2208.
  • Wilson MG and Scherer K. Shigella sonnei enterocolitis and rhabdomyolysis. Medicine Online – The International Journal of Medicine 2001; http://www.priory.com/med/shigella.htm
 
 
Residency: 
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC