LoRussoSamanthaAssistant Professor - Clinical

Department of Neurology
Division of Neuromuscular

395 W. 12th Avenue, 7th Floor
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone:  614-293-4969
Fax: (614) 293-6111

Research Interests

  • Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD)
  • Myotonic dystrophy
  • Nondystrophic myotonia
  • Hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis


Dr. LoRusso is a neuromuscular specialist and sees most neuromuscular disorders in clinic. However, she has a special interest in muscular dystrophy and other hereditary muscle and nerve disorders. She works in both the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Clinic and the Comprehensive Amyloidosis Clinic.


  • MD: Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Postgraduate Training

  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center
  • Residency: Adult Neurology, Rush University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Neurophysiology, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

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