Neuromuscular Disease

Neuromuscular disease refers to a variety of conditions, most commonly muscular dystrophies. All of these diseases are characterized by muscle weakness in one form or another. A large number of these conditions require management by neurologists. Pediatric physiatry can offer referrals for care by other specialists and help to coordinate and manage a treatment plan that addresses many of the clinical needs for these children, particularly adaptive equipment and assistive technology needs.

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Outpatient appointments and program referrals can be made by calling 410-367-2222.