ProfileOverviewMedical Specialty: NeurologyHospital or Clinic Affiliation: University of Rochester Medical CenterDepartment or Group: Neuromuscular Unit & Peripheral Neuropathy ClinicLinks: https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/people/23097438-david-n-herrmannPatient Age Group(s): AdultLocation: University of Rochester Medical Center 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 673 Rochester NY 14642 Appointments: (585) 275-2559 Clinical ServicesClinical Areas of Interest: Peripheral Nerve Diseases, Charcot Marie Tooth ResearchUniversity Affiliation: University of RochesterLab Group: Cutaneous Innervation LaboratoryResearch Areas of Interest: inherited neuropathies BiographyDr. Herrmann is Unit Chief of the Neuromuscular Unit & Director of the Peripheral Neuropathy Clinics and Cutaneous Innervation Laboratory at the University of Rochester. Clinically his interests are in the diagnosis and care of patients with various types of peripheral neuropathy. He has a particular interest in inherited neuropathies (Charcot Marie Tooth neuropathy and related disorders). Dr. Herrmann additionally established one of the first cutaneous innervation laboratories in the USA at University of Rochester in 2000, for diagnosis of small fiber neuropathy. Dr. Herrmann's current research interests include inherited neuropathies and he is Principal Investigator in Rochester for the NIH sponsored Inherited Neuropathy Consortium Rare Disease Clinical Research Center. Dr. Herrmann focuses on new gene identification for inherited neuropathies, development of novel neuropathy outcome measures and biomarkers and experimental therapeutics.