Ge Xiong, M.D., Ph.D. for UC Davis Health

Ge Xiong, M.D., Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

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Neuromuscular Medicine




Locations and Contact

UC Davis Midtown Ambulatory Care Center

Midtown Neurology Clinic
3160 Folsom Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95816

Get Directions

Phone: 916-734-3588

Additional Numbers

Clinic Fax


Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

I believe that everyone is unique and patients' individual experience is important. Professional care with passion is very important to help patients. We are here as a team to offer service of excellence.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Xiong is interested in neuromuscular diseases such as neuropathy, myopathy, neuromuscular junction disorders, amyloidosis, motor neuron diseases, et al.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr Xiong's research interests include Neuropathy, Myopathy, Myasthenia gravis, and Familial amyloidosis.



Medical School

M.D., Xiangya School of Medicine, Central South University, Changsha, China 2003

Other School

Ph.D., Genetics and Molecular, Emory University, Atlanta GA 2011


Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville FL 2011-2012


Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville FL 2012-2015


Clinical Neurophysiology, UC San Francisco, San Francisco CA 2015-2016

Guo SY, Duffy AO, Maselli RA, Xiong G. Atypical Case of POEMS Presented as Demyelinating Polyneuropathy With Motor Conduction Block. J Clin Neuromuscul Dis. 2021 Dec 1;23(2):116-118. doi:10.1097/CND.0000000000000385. PMID:34808659.

Warner A, Xiong G, Qadota H, Rogalski T, Vogl AW, Moerman DG, Benian GM. CPNA-1, a copine domain protein, is located at integrin adhesion sites and is required for myofilament stability in Caenorhabditis elegans. Mol Biol Cell. 2013 Mar;24(5):601-16. doi:10.1091/mbc.E12-06-0478. Epub 2013 Jan 2. PMID:23283987.

Wang K, Xu Z, Xiong G, Benyan L. Superficial siderosis of the central nervous system manifested with seizures. J Clin Neurosci. 2010 Feb;17(2):277-8. doi:10.1016/j.jocn.2009.04.016. Epub 2009 Dec 16. PMID:20006512.

Xiong G, Qadota H, Mercer KB, McGaha LA, Oberhauser AF, Benian GM. A LIM-9 (FHL)/SCPL-1 (SCP) complex interacts with the C-terminal protein kinase regions of UNC-89 (obscurin) in Caenorhabditis elegans muscle. J Mol Biol. 2009 Mar 6;386(4):976-88. doi:10.1016/j.jmb.2009.01.016. PMID:19244614.

Qadota H, Blangy A, Xiong G, Benian GM. The DH-PH region of the giant protein UNC-89 activates RHO-1 GTPase in Caenorhabditis elegans body wall muscle. J Mol Biol. 2008 Nov 21;383(4):747-52. doi:10.1016/j.jmb.2008.08.083. Epub 2008 Sep 9. PMID:18801371.

Xiao B, Deng FY, Xiong G, Wang K, Zhang J, Chen XD, Liu YZ, Deng HW. Clinical and genetic study on a new Chinese family with benign familial infantile seizures. Eur J Neurol. 2005 May;12(5):344-9. doi:10.1111/j.1468-1331.2004.00989.x. PMID:15804263.