Muscular Dystrophy Clinic

baby sleepingThe muscular dystrophies (MD) are a group of more than 30 genetic diseases characterized by progressive weakness and degeneration of the skeletal muscles that control movement.

Some forms of MD are seen in infancy or childhood, while others may not appear until middle age or later.

The MD clinic provides children and families an experienced, team approach to manage the complexities of MD.

Members of the MD clinical team are:

  • Richard Barohn, M.D., Neurology
  • Amy Bainbridge, MDA, Patient Services Coordinator
  • Kori Jungeblut, MDA, Patient Services Coordinator

 


On the Web

You can find more about MD at the NINDS website.

Last modified: Aug 13, 2013
Appointments
Appointments are scheduled on the first and third Wednesdays of the month at 1 p.m. at the Landon Center, first floor. Map

For appointments,
call 913-588-6820.
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