Peter Siao, MD

Peter SiaoDirector, Neuromuscular Unit and Electromyography Laboratory
Associate Professor of Neurology
Boston University School of Medicine

Department of Neurology
Boston University Medical Center
72 East Concord Street
Collamore 3
Boston, MA 02118

Tel: (617) 638-8456
Fax: (617) 638-5354

Medical School: Univeristy of the East Manila, Philippines (1981)
Residency: Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (1988)
Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Electromyography and Neuromuscular Disorders, Sleep Disorders
Medicine, Electroencephalography and Evoked Potentials (1989-1992)
Board Certifications: Neurology (1990), Neuromuscular Medicine (2008),
Electrodiagnostic Medicine (1991), Clinical Neurophysiology (1992),
Sleep Medicine (1994)
Special Interest: Peripheral neuropathy
Language: English

Selected Publications

Souayah N, Noopur R, Tick-Chong PS. Beneficial effects of Rituximab in patients with anti-MAG (myelin-associated glycoprotein) neuropathy: case reports. Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol. 2013 Oct;35(5):622-4. doi: 10.3109/08923973.2013.822507. Epub 2013 Aug 15.

Souayah N, Siao Tick Chong P. Asymmetric phenotype associated with rare myelin protein zero (MPZ) mutation. J Clin Neuromuscular Dis. 2010;11(3):110-113

Andrew R Scott, Peter Siao Tick Chong, Christopher J Hartnick, Gregory W Randolph. Spontaneous and evoked laryngeal electromyography of the thyroarytenoid muscles: a canine model for intraoperative recurrent laryngeal nerve monitoring. Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology. 2010;119(1):54-63.

Salameh J, Baran JL, Siao Tick Chong P. Patient with amyloidoma of the ulnar nerve and salivary glands. Muscle Nerve. 2009;40(6):1054-1058.

Costello DJ, Chiappa KH, Siao P. Progressive Myoclonus Epilepsy with Demyelinating Peripheral neuropathy and perserved intellect. Archieves of Neurology. 2009;66(7):898-901.

Andrew R Scott, Peter Siao Tick Chong, Matthew T Brigger, Gregory W Randolph, Christopher J Hartnick. Serial electromyography of the thyroarytenoid muscles using the NIM-response system in a canine model of vocal fold paralysis. Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology. 2009;118(1):56-66.

Souayah N, Cros D, Stein TD, Siao Tick Chong P. Relapsing Guillain-Barre Syndrome and nephrotic syndrome secondary to focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. J Neurological Sciences. 2008;270:184-8.

Andrew R Scott, Peter Siao Tick Chong, Gregory W Randolph, Christopher J Hartnick. Intraoperative laryngeal electromyography in children with vocal fold immobility: a simplified technique. International Journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology. 2008;72(1):31-40.

N. Souayah, P. Siao Tick Chong, M. Dreyer, D. Cros, J.D. Schmahmann. Myotonic dystrophy type 1 presenting with ventilatory failure. Journal of Clinical Neuromuscular Disease. 2007;9(1):252-5.

S. Vucic, K. Black, L.E. Baldassari, P. Siao Tick Chong, K.T. Dawson, D. Cros. Long-term effects of intravenous immunoglobulin in CIDP. Clinical Neurophysiology. 2007;118(9):1980-4.

Vucic S, Black K, Siao Tick Chong P, Cros D. Multifocal motor neuropathy with conduction block: Distribution of demyelination and axonal degeneration. Clin Neurophysiol. 2007;118(1):124-30.

Vucic S, Black K, Siao Tick Chong P, Cros D. Cervical nerve root stimulation. Part II: Findings in primary demyelinating neuropathies and motor neuron disease. Clin Neurophysiol. 2006;117(2):398-404.