Nivedita Jerath, MD, MS

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    AdventHealth Orlando
    1573 West Fairbanks Avenue
    Winter Park, FL 32789
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    Hereditary Peripheral Neuropathy
    Neuromuscular Medicine
    Peripheral neuropathy

    Nivedita Jerath, MD, MS, is a board-certified neurologist with outstanding credentials and a  pecial interest in helping patients with hereditary motor and sensory neuropathies. Growing up in Augusta, Georgia, she was a nationally ranked tennis player who decided to follow in her mother’s footsteps and become a neurologist. A proud graduate of Harvard University where she was an award-winning student and athlete, she earned her medical degree at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and returned to Harvard for her neurology residency. She next followed her husband to Iowa City, where she completed consecutive fellowships in neurophysiology and neuromuscular diseases and earned a master’s degree in translational biomedicine at the University of Iowa. Before moving to Central Florida, to serve as a neuromuscular division director, Dr. Jerath served as Director of the Charcot Marie Tooth Association Center of Excellence and as a clinical assistant professor at the University of Florida.

    F wave, A wave, H reflex, and blink reflex.

    Jerath N, Kimura J

    Handb Clin Neurol. 2019;160:225-239. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-444-64032-1.00015-1.


    Late onset CMT2A in a Family with an MFN2 Variant: c.2222T>G (p.Leu741Trp).

    Lin HP, Ho KWD, Jerath NU

    J Neuromuscul Dis. 2019;6(2):259-261. doi: 10.3233/JND-190384.


    T118M Variant of PMP22 Gene Presents with Painful Peripheral Neuropathy and Varying Charcot-Marie-Tooth Features: A Case Series and Review of the Literature.

    Ho KWD, Jerath NU

    Case Rep Genet. 2018 Dec 25;2018:2618071. doi: 10.1155/2018/2618071. eCollection 2018.


    V144D Mutation of SPTLC1 Can Present with Both Painful and Painless Phenotypes in Hereditary Sensory and Autonomic Neuropathies Type I.

    Ho KWD, Jerath NU

    Case Rep Genet. 2018 Oct 18;2018:1898151. doi: 10.1155/2018/1898151. eCollection 2018.


    Asymmetric Ataxia, Depression, Memory Loss, Epilepsy, and Axonal Neuropathy Associated with A Heterozygous DNA Polymerase Gamma Variant of Uncertain Significance, c1370G>a (R457Q).

    Jerath NU, Shy ME

    J Neuromuscul Dis. 2018;5(1):99-104. doi: 10.3233/JND-170229.