Miguel Chuquilin

Dr. Miguel Chuquilin, MD
Assistant Professor, Fellowship Director, Neurology Clerkship Director, Neuromuscular

Phone: (352) 273-5550
Fax: (352) 273-5575
miguel.chuquilin@neurology.ufl.edu

Department of Neurology
HSC Box 100236
Gainesville, FL. 32610

Website: Miguel Chuquilin

Dr. Chuquilin received his medical degree from the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru in 2003. He completed his neurology residency in 2010 and neuromuscular medicine and EMG fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis, MO in 2011. He then joined the Faculty at the University of Missouri in Columbia as Assistant Professor of Neurology in 2011. He served as the multidisciplinary MU ALS treatment center Director at the ALS clinic which opened in 2015. He also attended the Muscular Dystrophy Association clinic at the University of Missouri in Columbia. He joined the Faculty at the University of Florida in 2016.

Dr. Chuquilin is board certified in neurology (ABPN), neuromuscular medicine (ABPN) and electrodiagnostic medicine (AANEM). He is also a member of the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM) Electrodiagnostic Self-Assessment Examination (SAE) Committee since 2015.

Dr. Chuquilin performs Botulinum toxin injection for migraine prophylaxis, occipital nerve blocks and skin biopsies to evaluate for small fiber neuropathy.

Clinical Interests

Neuromuscular junction disorders
Autonomic disorders
Motor neuron disease
Myopathies
Muscle and nerve biopsy
General neurology