R. Brian Sommerville, MD

  • Neurology
  • Adult Neurology

Sees Patients For

Immune and inflammatory diseases of muscle and nerve, polymyositis, Charcot-Marie-Tooth diseases, motor neuron diseases, spinomuscular atrophy, muscular dystrophy, mitochondrial disorders, metabolic myopathy, myelopathy, ataxia, neurological paraneoplastic syndromes, fatigue, myalgias

Patients Seen At

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • The Rehabilitation Institute of St. Louis

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
  • Clinical Neuromuscular Pathology

Academic Title(s)

Associate Professor, Neurology
Neuromuscular Division


  • English



1999 Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Medical Degree

2005 Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY


2009 Neurology, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO


2011 Neuromuscular Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Research Interests

Clinical, histopathological, and genetic characterization of neurological disorders associated with coenzyme Q10 deficiency

Publications & Research

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