Payam Soltanzadeh, MD

Dr. Payam Soltanzadeh is an Associate Clinical Professor of Neurology who specializes in neuromuscular disorders. Dr. Soltanzadeh is an expert in myotonic dystrophies types 1 and 2, inclusion body myopathies including GNE myopathy and sporadic IBM, duchenne muscular dystrophy, becker muscular dystrophy, limb girdle muscular dystrophies, statin myopathies including the statin-triggered autoimmune necrotizing myopathy (HMG CR Ab associated myositis), myositis, dystrophinopathies, myasthenia gravis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and neuropathies.


  • DMPK
  • DM1
  • DM2
  • DMD
  • BMD
  • LGMD
  • IBM
  • GNE