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Multiple Sclerosis Center

Comprehensive Care for Multiple Sclerosis

At the Emory MS Center, we understand how complex and frightening it can be to get a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis (MS) or an autoimmune condition that affects the central nervous system.

Our team works hard to give you easy access to neurological care. We provide compassionate, comprehensive and efficient care to anyone with a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis, possible multiple sclerosis, or other similar conditions.

Founded in 2008, the Emory MS Center is a key part of Emory Healthcare’s brain health services.

Expertise in Neuro-inflammatory Diseases

We treat multiple sclerosis and a range of immune-related central nervous conditions, including:

  • Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis
  • Autoimmune encephalitis
  • Infections of the central nervous system
  • Neuromyelitis optical spectrum disorder
  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • Transverse myelitis

Collaborative, Integrative Treatments

The specialists at the Emory MS Center provide team-based evaluations and treatment plans. You get access to a full line of therapies and integrative care from experts in:
  • Cognitive evaluations and treatments
  • Counseling
  • Neuro-ophthalmology
  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Physical therapy
  • Specialty evaluations
  • Urological evaluations and treatment

Advancing Care through Research

Our MS doctors and scientists lead research projects focused on understanding and improving care for neuroinflammatory diseases of the central nervous system. We also lead and participate in clinical trials. This means you may be able to test a new medicine or treatment by taking part in a clinical study.

Our Team

The MS team includes experts in:

  • Neurology
  • Pharmacy
  • Neuro-ophthalmology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Physical therapy
  • Rehabilitation
  • Urology

Neil Lava, MD, Neurologist
Co-Director, Emory MS Center

William Tyor, MD, Neurologist
Co-Director, Emory MS Center
Neuroscience Academic Coordinator, Atlanta VAMC

Diana L. Vargas, MD, Neurologist
Assistant Professor

Deja Rose, MD, Neurologist
Assistant Professor

Make An Appointment
To make an appointment with the Emory MS Center, call 404-778-3444.