Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Daniela Maria Menichella, MD, PhD

Daniela Maria Menichella, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurology (Neuromuscular Disease) and Pharmacology

Focus of Work


My special interests are focused on peripheral neuropathies, specifically Painful Diabetic Neuropathy, peripheral neuropathies as complication of systemic diseases including rheumatologic conditions, sarcoidosis and amyloidosis, hereditary neuropathies including Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, chemotherapy induced neuropathies.


Education and Certification

  • MD: University of Milan (1994)
  • PhD: University of Milan, Neuroscience (2003)
  • Internship: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Evanston Northwestern Healthcare) (2008)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center, Neurology (2011)
  • Board Certification: Neurology


Administrative office: 312-503-3223
Clinic (for patients): 312-695-7950

Abbott Hall Suite 1123
710 N Lake Shore Drive
Chicago IL 60611