Michael L. Sweeney, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology

Director of Norton Children’s Neuroimmunology Clinic

Room 113A, Bldg. A, HSC (502) 852-7981

Specializes in

Multiple Sclerosis, Autoimmune Encephalitis, Neuroimmunology, Transverse Myelitis


Purdue University, Bachelor of Science, Neurobiology and Physiology, 2002-2006
Medical College of Wisconsin, Medical Degree, 2006-2010 


Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Pediatrics and Child Neurology Residency, 2010-2015
University of Utah, Autoimmune Neurology Fellowship, 2015-2016 

Board Certifications

Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, 2015

Selected Publications

Sweeney, Michael, Jennifer Rubin, and Sarah E. Hopkins. "Neurogenic pulmonary edema in pediatric multiple sclerosis: patient report and summary of cases." Pediatric neurology 51.3 (2014): 426-429.

Sweeney, Michael L., et al. "Diagnoses in Pediatric Patients With Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Lesions Suspicious for Demyelination." Journal of child neurology 30.12 (2015): 1651-1657.