Michael D. Perloff, MD, PhD

Michael Perloff

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Boston University School of Medicine
72 East Concord Street, Neurology C-3
Boston, MA 02118

Phone: 617-638-5343
Fax: 617-638-5354
Email: Michael.Perloff@bmc.org

Graduate School: Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (2002)
Medical School: Univ of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA (2006)
Internship: St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, Boston, MA (2007)
Residency: Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA (2010)
Fellowship: NYU Interventional Pain Management, New York, NY (2011)
Board Certifications: Neurology, Pain Medicine
Special Interests: Interventional pain management, back and neck pain, complex regional pain syndrome, headache, clinical neurology and pharmacology research.

 

Recent Publications

Yan PZ, Butler PM, Kurowski D, Perloff MD. Beyond Neuropathic Pain: Gabapentin Use in Cancer Pain and Perioperative Pain. Clin J Pain. 2013 Nov 25.

Lioutas V, Romero JR, Kleinman MS, Wang JW, Perloff MD. Clinical Reasoning: a 54-year-old man with unilateral weakness and vascular risk factors. Neurology. 2012 Jul 24;79(4):e28-32. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e318260435a.

Westwood AJ, Perloff MD, McGeeney BE, Seshadri S. Constructional apraxia reversed with methylprednisolone. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2012 Spring;24(2):E51-2. doi: 10.1176/appi.neuropsych.11060136.

Rayhill ML, Perloff MD. Gabapentin use in the prevention of succinylcholine-induced fasciculation and myalgia. J Postgrad Med. 2012 Jan-Mar;58(1):1-2. doi: 10.4103/0022-3859.93244.

Perloff MD, Zuzuárregui JR, Frank SA. Writing from the wards: advice for residents. Neurologist. 2012 Mar;18(2):96-8. doi: 10.1097/NRL.0b013e31823fa3d0.

Gharibo CG, Varlotta GP, Rhame EE, Liu EC, Bendo JA, Perloff MD. Interlaminar versus transforaminal epidural steroids for the treatment of subacute lumbar radicular pain: a randomized, blinded, prospective outcome study. Pain Physician. 2011 Nov-Dec;14(6):499-511.

Perloff MD, Thaler DE, Otis JA. Anorgasmia with gabapentin may be common in older patients. Am J Geriatr Pharmacother. 2011 Jun;9(3):199-203. doi: 10.1016/j.amjopharm.2011.04.007.

Gan JJ, Mandell AM, Otis JA, Holmuhamedova M, Perloff MD. Suspecting optic neuritis, diagnosing Bartonella cat scratch disease. Arch Neurol. 2011 Jan;68(1):122-6. doi: 10.1001/archneurol.2010.345.

Perloff MD, Leroy AM, Ensrud ER. Teaching video neuroimages: the elusive L5 reflex. Neurology. 2010 Sep 14;75(11):e50. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e3181f25ea6.

Welsh E, Kucera J, Perloff MD. Iatrogenic hyperammonemia after anorexia. Arch Intern Med. 2010 Mar 8;170(5):486-8. doi: 10.1001/archinternmed.2009.549.

Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine