Neurologist Garth Turner, MD, Joins the Group

Last updated: Aug 08, 2012, 15:02 PM

By Joy Pierce Mathews for Summit Medical Group


We are pleased to announce
that Garth Turner, MD,
has joined Summit Medical Group Neurology.

Dr. Turner's expertise includes general neurologic disorders such as headache (migraine), stroke, vertigo, dementia, multiple sclerosis, and movement disorders such as Parkinson's disease. He also diagnoses and manages patients with epilepsy and peripheral nerve disorders as well as muscle and neuromuscular transmission difficulties such as myasthenia gravis.

Dr. Turner will partner with his colleagues Lisa Coohill, MD, Komal Naik, DO, and Eric Cohen, DO.

Dr. Turner earned his BA in linguistics and cognitive science summa cum laude at the State University of New York in Albany, and he earned his MD at New York University School of Medicine in New York City. After graduating, he completed his internship in internal medicine and his residency in neurology at New York University School of Medicine, where he was designated Chief Resident. Dr. Turner also completed his fellowship in neurophysiology at New York University School of Medicine. He is board certified in neurology.

Dr. Turner is the coauthor of articles and abstracts published in prestigious, peer-reviewed journals such as Oncogene, Genes and Development, and Journal of Patient Safety. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Turner,
please call Summit Medical Group Neurology today
at 908-277-8639.