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Garth Turner, MD
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  • Neurology
  • Neurosciences
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150 Park Avenue Neurology

150 Park Avenue
4th Floor
Florham Park, NJ 07932
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Achy muscles
  • Amyotrophy
  • Back Pain
  • Bell's palsy
  • Brachial plexopathy
  • CIDP
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Compression
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Diabetic neuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Double vision
  • Dysarthria
  • Dysphagia
  • GBS
  • Inclusion body myositis
  • Juvenile dermatomyositis (inflammation of muscles and skin)
  • Muscle atrophy
  • Muscle disease
  • Myositis
  • Neck pain
  • Nerve impingement
  • Nerve root
  • Neuropathy
  • Numbness
  • Parsonage-Turner syndrome
  • Peroneal neuropathy
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radial neuropathy
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sciatica
  • Shoulder instability
  • Slurred speech
  • Swallowing problems
  • Ulnar neuropathy
  • Vertigo
  • guilluan barre syndrome
  • myopathy

Accepted Insurances

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Training and Education

Board Certification

  • Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Electrodiagnostic medicine, American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Medical School

  • New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY


  • Linguistics and Cognitive Science, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, State University of New York, Albany, NY


  • Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY


  • Neurology, Chief Resident, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY


  • Neurophysiology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

About Me

Garth Turner, MD, board certified in neurology, clinical neurophysiology, and electrodiagnostic medicine, has been a member of Summit Health's neurology department since 2012. Dr. Turner focuses on evaluation and management of peripheral nerve and muscle disorders, including nerve and nerve root impingement syndromes, inherited and acquired neuropathies, myopathies, and neuromuscular junction disorders. He currently practices at our Neuroscience Center in Florham Park.

Dr. Turner completed his undergraduate degree in Linguistics at the State University of New York at Albany, graduating summa cum laude. He was the first recipient of the department's Francine W. Frank Linguistics award for academic achievement and was elected as a member of Phi Beta Kappa academic honor society in 2000. Following graduation, Dr. Turner spent two years as a research assistant at Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston before attending NYU School of medicine. He also served as Chief Resident during his final year of residency. Dr. Turner stayed on at NYU to complete a one-year fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology at NYU-Langone/Tisch Hospital and Hospital for Joint Diseases (now NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital).

He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM). Dr. Turner is an expert in performance and interpretation of nerve conduction studies and electromyography (EMG). His electrodiagnostic laboratory is accredited with exemplary status by the AANEM.


Hospital Affiliations

  • Overlook Medical Center

Awards and Honors

  • Top Doctors 2020
  • Top Doctors 2018
  • NJ Top Docs 2018
  • Top Doctors 2017
  • NJ Top Docs 2017