Richard Ziegler, PhD, LP

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Richard Ziegler

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-625-7659

Office Address:
Clinical Behavioral Neuroscience
Riverside Professional Building
606 24th Ave S.
5th Floor, Suite 550-10
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Mailing Address:
Department of Pediatrics
MMC 486 Mayo
8486A (Campus Delivery Code)
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Pediatric Clinical Behavioral Neuroscience


Pediatric Neuropsychology Fellowship, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

PhD, California School of Professional Psychology

MA, California School of Professional Psychology


Dr. Ziegler is an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology, and training director of the Pediatric Neuropsychology Fellowship program. His areas of research include: investigation of the natural history of rare genetic diseases of childhood that result in CNS dysfunction and treatment outcomes of these diseases with bone marrow transplantation. He also has active research programs in childhood and adult neuromuscular disorders and the development of sound cancellation technologies in fMRI. He is supported by the March of Dimes, Vikings Children’s Fund and the Muscular Dystrophy Association.



  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Pediatrics


Pediatric Specialty Care-Discovery Clinic

Clinical Interests

Pediatric neuropsychology; Rare genetic diseases of childhood; Childhood and adult neuromuscular disorders