Erin E. Manning, MD

Dr. Erin Manning is an Assistant Attending Neurologist at the Hospital for Special Surgery. She specializes in the treatment of neuromuscular disorders, including neuropathy, myopathy, spine disorders, and autoimmune disease, sports neurology, including the treatment of acute and chronic neurologic disease in athletes and sports participants and the role of exercise in neurologic disease, and intraoperative monitoring. She performs nerve conduction studies and needle EMG for patients with neuromuscular disease. She also sees patients with selected general neurologic conditions. She has research interests in neuromuscular disease and sports neurology.

Dr. Manning received her medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine. She completed her medical internship at Case Western University Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio and her neurology residency at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, NY. She completed one year of fellowship in neuromuscular medicine and a second year of fellowship in neuromuscular medicine and sports neurology, both at Hospital for Special Surgery. She is board certified in Neurology and Neuromuscular Medicine.


Assistant Attending Neurologist, Hospital for Special Surgery


Special Expertise

Sports Neurology
Neuromuscular Medicine


NCS/EMG, lumbar punctures, intraoperative monitoring (IOM)


American Academy of Neurology, Member
American Academy of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Member


Spanish (non-fluent)

Insurances Accepted

Blue Cross HMO POS
Blue Cross PPO
Blue Cross Pathway
Blue Cross Pathway Enhanced
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Compass

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MD, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, 2009


Case Western University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH, 2009-2010


Neurology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, 2010-2013


Neuromuscular, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, 2013-2014
Neuromuscular/Sports Neurology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, 2014-2015


American Board of Neurology and Psychology, 2013
Neuromuscular Medicine Certification, 2014

State Licensure

New York and Connecticut

Selected Publications

Bryson EO, Manning E, Aloysi AS, Kellner CH. Successful electroconvulsive therapy in a patient with myasthenia gravis. Journal of Electroconvulsive Therapy. 2015;31(1):e17-18.

Mercer KB, Szlam SM, Manning E, Gernert KM, Walthall WW, Benian GM, Gutekunst CA. A C. elegans homolog of Huntingtin-associated protein 1 is expressed in chemosensory neurons and in a number of other somatic cell types. Journal of Molecular Neuroscience. 2009;37(1):37-49.

Shetty T, Raince A, Manning E, Tsiouris AJ. Imaging in chronic traumatic encephalopathy and traumatic brain injury. Sports Health. Published online before print, June 5, 2015, doi:10.1177/1941738115588745.

Selected Presentations

Manning E, Brady E, Shahbazi M, Kaplan L, Lange DJ. Does a history of cancer portend a slower progression of ALS? American Academy of Neurology Poster Session. Washington D.C., 2015.

Manning E, Thiel DD, Finney GR. Brown-Sequard syndrome due to a spinal Histoplasma granuloma: a case report and literature review. The Florida Society of Neurology Resident Research Day, Orlando, FL, 2008.

Shetty T, Manning E, Cummings K, Villegas C, Voigt N, Singer M, Nguyen  J. Retrospective review of patients with sciatic nerve palsy after total joint arthroplasty. American Academy of Neurology Poster Session. Philadelphia, PA, 2014
Shetty T, Cummings K, Villegas C, Manning E, Voigt N, Singer M, Nguyen J. Barriers to recovery after concussion. American Academy of Neurology Poster Session. Philadelphia, PA, 2014.

Manning, Erin. Pompe Disease, Muscular Dystrophy Association Metro New York Clinic Directors Conference, New York, NY, 2013.

Manning, Erin. Sports Related Traumatic Nerve Injuries. HSS Neurological Directions. New York, NY, 2015.


Contact Information

Office Locations

Hospital for Special Surgery
525 East 71st Street
5th Floor
New York, NY 10021

Stamford Outpatient Center
1 Blachley Road
Stamford, CT 06902

Tel: 646.714.6138
Fax: 212.249.9185

Mailing Address

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, New York 10021

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