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John-Michael Li, MD

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Dr. John-Michael Li, MD

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10710 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Specialties

  • Neurology

Biography

John-Michael Li, MD, is a neurologist who has clinical interest in treating neurological conditions including ALS, muscular dystrophy, neuropathy and general muscle diseases. 


Dr. Li works with patients who require treatment for nerve pain, as well as patients who need immunomodulating therapies for the management of underlying immune-mediated muscle and nerve disorders. He also performs electromyography (EMG) to evaluate the nerve activity within a patient’s muscles and diagnose muscle and/or nerve dysfunction. He is co-director of the EMG lab at Scripps Clinic. 


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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine, 2011
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology, 2009

Medical Education

  • Rush Medical College, MD, 2005

Internships

  • University of Chicago Hospitals & Clinics, Internal Medicine, 2006

Residencies

  • Rush University Medical Center, Neurology, 2009

Fellowships

  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, Neuromuscular, 2011
  • Rush University Medical Center, Clinical Neurophysiology, 2010
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