About Reza Seyedsadjadi, MD

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Mass General Neurology: Neuromuscular
165 Cambridge St.
Charles River Plaza
Suite 820
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-726-3642

Mass General Neurology
55 Fruit St.
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 855-644-6387

Medical Education

  • MD, Tehran University of Medical Sciences
  • Residency, King's College/St. Thomas Hospital
  • Residency, University of Virginia Health System
  • Fellowship, King's College/St. Thomas Hospital
  • Fellowship, University of Rochester Strong Memorial Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Neuromuscular Medicine, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Accepted Insurance Plans

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Current studies and trials

Inherited Neuropathy Consortium – Charcot Marie Tooth Disease Patient Registry
National Institute of Health – NINDS

Inherited Neuropathy Consortium – Genetics of Charcot Marie Tooth Disease
National Institute of Health – NINDS

Clinical Trial Readiness for Distal Myopathy in Nephropathic Cystinosis
Cystinosis Research Foundation

A randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled, multi-national, multicenter study with open label treatment extension to assess the effect of MIN-102 on the progression of adrenomyeloneuropathy in male patients with X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy
Minoryx therapeutics

Proximal nerve imaging in patients with CMT1A
American Brain Foundation and Muscle Study Group

Topiramate for Cryptogenic Sensory Peripheral Neuropathy in Metabolic Syndrome (CSPN) (TopCSPN)
National Institute of Health – NINDS

Clinical, neurophysiological, and pathological characterization of myopathy and dysphagia in adults with nephropathic cystinosis; evaluation for inherent muscle resilience and regenerative capacity
Cystinosis Research Foundation


  • Selected publications

    Sadjadi R, Rose MR, Muscle Study Group. What determines quality of life in inclusion body myositis? J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2010 Oct;81(10):1164-1166.

    Sadjadi R, Vincent KA, et al. Validation of the individualised neuromuscular quality of life for the USA with comparison of the impact of muscle disease on those living in USA versus UK. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2011 Dec 16;9:114.

    Sadjadi R, Conaway M, et al. MG Composite MG-QOL15 Study Group. Psychometric evaluation of the myasthenia gravis composite using Rasch analysis. Muscle Nerve. 2012 Jun;45(6):820-825.

    Sadjadi R, Reilly MM, et al.  Psychometrics evaluation of Charcot-Marie-Tooth Neuropathy Score (CMTNSv2) second version, using Rasch analysis.  J Peripher Nerv Syst. 2014 Sep;19(3):192-196.

    Sadjadi, R., Sullivan, S., et al. Clinical Myopathy in Adults with Nephropathic Cystinosis Muscle and nerve https://doi.org/10.1002/mus.26726

    Reviews and chapters

    Multhaupt-Buell,T and Sadjadi, R. Neuromuscular Notes: Hereditary Neuropathy It is becoming increasingly important to establish a molecular genetic diagnosis. Practical Neurology, Sep 2019

    Sadjadi R, David WS. Electrophysiological approaches to Neuropathies of the lower extremity.  Handbook of Clinical Neurology

    Doughty, C.T. and Sadjadi, R., 2018. Approach to Peripheral Neuropathy for the Primary Care Clinician.
    The American journal of medicine. 131(9), pp.1010-1016.

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