Neurologist Dr. Benjamin Greenberg is an internationally recognized expert in treating adults and children with autoimmune disorders of the central nervous system. He specializes in treating patients with transverse myelitis (TM), neuromyelitis optica (NMO, or Devic’s disease), and multiple sclerosis (MS), as well as children with TM, MS, and other conditions such as autoimmune encephalitis and acute demyelinating encephalomyelitis (ADEM).
Dr. Greenberg is an Associate Professor and the Cain Denius Scholar in Mobility Disorders in the Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He also has an appointment in the Department of Pediatrics. He also serves as Director of the Transverse Myelitis and Neuromyelitis Optica Program, the Pediatric Demyelinating Disease Program at Children’s Medical Center – which he established as one of only two U.S. programs of its kind – and the Neurosciences Clinical Research Center.
He earned his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine before completing a medical internship at Chicago’s Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center. He completed a neurology residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, serving as chief resident his final year. Dr. Greenberg also holds a Master in Health Science in Molecular Microbiology and Immunology from the Bloomberg School of Public Health from Johns Hopkins University.