July 21, 2014

MDA Clinic

The MDA clinic is affiliated with Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine and Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation. Our MDA Clinic utilizes a multidisciplinary team approach in which trained specialists provide provide diagnostic, rehabilitative, and supportive services. Some of the more specialized services offered include mobility assistance transportation to and from the clinic visit, coverage for cost of visit, possible coverage of communication devices, and support services. For a full listing of services provided to MDA patients through their MDA clinic, please see the MDA Services Guide. Support groups are available for all diseases covered by the MDA through the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The Neuromuscular Medicine Diagnostics Laboratory is a CLIA (Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments) approved clinical laboratory that processes muscle and nerve biopsies for diagnosis.

To make an appointment with the MDA clinic, please call (312) 695-7950. Patients are seen by appointment only. The program coordinator will schedule a time for you and explain what will happen during your visit.