Groundbreaking. Multidisciplinary. Comprehensive. These words don’t just describe our world-class Neuromuscular Disorders program. They are fundamental to our work and the commitment we make to the families who come to us from across the country. Patients benefit from coordinated care from specialists, all with expertise in pediatric neuromuscular disorders.
Coordinated care with pediatric specialists from:
State-of-the-art diagnostic services include:
Appointments at our Neuromuscular Disorders Clinics require physician referral. Many insurance plans require authorization from the referring physician in order for the patient's care to be covered. Once all necessary referral and authorization information is received, the patient evaluation will be scheduled.
To schedule a visit, please refer your physician to our Neuromuscular Disorders Clinic using our online Request an Appointment form.
Neuromuscular Disorders research is led by Dr. Jerry Mendell, a distinguished muscular dystrophy researcher and Director of the Center for Gene Therapy at The Research Institute. Learn more about Dr. Mendell and his team's neuromuscular research.
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