Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Jinny O Tavee, MD

Jinny O Tavee, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology (Neuromuscular Disease)

Focus of Work


Dr. Tavee is a neuromuscular physician with a special interest in neuropathy, neurosarcoidosis and integrative holistic medicine. In addition to her neuromuscular and sarcoidosis research, she has been involved with clinical studies on the effects of meditation in neurological disorders, and has led meditation retreats for patients, physicians, and U.S. Marines returning from the Gulf War through the Wounded Warriors program.


Education and Certification

  • MD: University of Missouri, Kansas City (1998)
  • Internship: Cleveland Clinic, Transitional Internship (1999)
  • Residency: Cleveland Clinic, Chief Medical Resident (2002)
  • Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic, Neuromuscular Medicine (2003)



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