Neuromuscular & Peripheral Nerve Disorder Center at Swedish Medical Center, Denver
With a strong commitment to personalized, case-managed care, the Neuromuscular & Peripheral Nerve Disorders Center at Swedish Medical Center offers a comfortable, centralized setting for the diagnosis and treatment of a wide array of disorders. Our philosophy focuses on in-depth involvement of the patient and family and incorporates a cost-containment approach. In addition to direct patient care, our team is involved in research studies, designed to both further the understanding and treatment of disorders as well as offer participants an opportunity to receive potentially beneficial treatments.
Specialized, Coordinated Care
A comprehensive team of specialists work together to provide individualized, multi-disciplinary care to patients at every stage of their diagnosis and treatment. These teams are comprised of neuromuscular specialists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, pain management specialists, neurophysiatrists, rehabilitation specialists, neuropsychologists, and physical, occupational and speech therapists.
Our inter-disciplinary team utilizes leading-edge diagnostic and treatment equipment and procedures, including:
- Electromyography and Nerve Conduction Studies
- Nerve and Muscle Biopsies
- Extensive Laboratory Screens
- Plasmapheresis, Steroids, IVIG
- Dietary Counseling
- Therapy, including Physical, Occupational, Speech, Swallowing