Education

Medical School
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (2002)
Residency
SUNY Downstate Medical Center (2008), Pediatrics
Fellowship
UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (2011), Child Neurology
Fellowship
UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (2012), Neuromuscular Disease

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Pediatric Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Publications

    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Baseline results of the NeuroNEXT spinal muscular atrophy infant biomarker study.
    Kolb SJ, Coffey CS, Yankey JW, Krosschell K, Arnold WD, Rutkove SB, Swoboda KJ, Reyna SP, Sakonju A, Darras BT, Shell R, Kuntz N, Castro D, Iannaccone ST, Parsons J, Connolly AM, Chiriboga CA, McDonald C, Burnette WB, Werner K, Thangarajh M, Shieh PB, Finanger E, Cudkowicz ME, McGovern MM, McNeil DE, Finkel R, Kaye E, Kingsley A, Renusch SR, McGovern VL, Wang X, Zaworski PG, Prior TW, Burghes AH, Bartlett A, Kissel JT Ann Clin Transl Neurol 2016 Feb 3 2 132-45
    Atypical Presentation for Friedreich Ataxia in a Child.
    Caron E, Burns D, Castro D, Iannaccone ST J Clin Neuromuscul Dis 2015 Sep 17 1 13-7
    Spinal muscular atrophy: therapeutic strategies.
    Castro D, Iannaccone ST Curr Treat Options Neurol 2014 Nov 16 11 316
    Congenital muscular dystrophies and congenital myopathies.
    Iannaccone ST, Castro D Continuum (Minneap Minn) 2013 Dec 19 6 Muscle Disease 1509-34
    Juvenile myasthenia gravis: a twenty-year experience.
    Castro D, Derisavifard S, Anderson M, Greene M, Iannaccone S J Clin Neuromuscul Dis 2013 Mar 14 3 95-102

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • American Association of Neuromuscular Electrodiagnostic Medicine (2013)
    • GBS Foundation (2013)
    • World Muscle Society (2013)
    • Peripheral Nerve Society (2012)
    • American Academy of Neurology (2010)