Dr. Angelika Ludtke Erwin is board-certified in medical genetics and internal medicine and is a Fellow of the American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG). She has broad expertise in the field of clinical genetics and is committed to providing the highest standard of care, not only for the individual patient, but for the whole family.
Dr. Ludtke Erwin was born and raised in Germany and attended medical school at Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany. She completed her postgraduate training in clinical genetics and internal medicine at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. Since 2013, she has held a position as an attending geneticist at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, where she currently also remains in a role as consultant physician.
Dr. Ludtke Erwin's clinical interests include general, prenatal, and cancer genetics. She is considered one of the national experts in the management and treatment of Lysosomal Storage Diseases and the different types of porphyria.
She acquired a strong research background and spent several years conducting basic scientific research at the NIH, Columbia University, and the Icahn School of Medicine at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. Dr. Ludtke Erwin also participated in clinical trials that were pivotal for FDA approval of new medications for rare diseases. She frequently presents at national and international conferences and has published broadly in peer-reviewed scientific journals. In addition, she serves as a reviewer for several prestigious medical journals.
Dr. Ludtke Erwin is fluent in English, Spanish, German, and French.