Robert H. Fryer, MD, PHD

Robert H. Fryer, MD, PHD

Robert H. Fryer, MD, PHD
Specialties: Pediatric Neurology, Child Neurology
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180 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
US
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    155 White Plains Road
    Tarrytown, NY 10591
    US

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About Robert H. Fryer, MD, PHD

Dr. Fryer is a specialist in pediatric migraine and sees both children and teens with headache disorders in our comprehensive Columbia Headache Center. In addition, Dr. Fryer specializes in treating pediatric patients with a wide range of general neurologic issues, including seizures, developmental delay, concussion, etc. In research, Dr. Fryer has focused on the elucidation of genes involved in neuronal migration, a key early step in CNS development. Dr. Fryer was able to identify a gene, Nisch, which regulates trafficking of receptors to the cell surface of migrating neurons. Mutations in this gene have recently been identified in patients with autistic spectrum disorders. Boards and ot...
Dr. Fryer is a specialist in pediatric migraine and sees both children and teens with headache disorders in our comprehensive Columbia Headache Center. In addition, Dr. Fryer specializes in treating pediatric patients with a wide range of general neurologic issues, including seizures, developmental delay, concussion, etc. In research, Dr. Fryer has focused on the elucidation of genes involved in neuronal migration, a key early step in CNS development. Dr. Fryer was able to identify a gene, Nisch, which regulates trafficking of receptors to the cell surface of migrating neurons. Mutations in this gene have recently been identified in patients with autistic spectrum disorders. Boards and other certifications: Headache medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Expertise

  • Headache
  • Migraine
  • Pediatric Headaches

Education

  • Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Child Neurology

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