MDA Center

MDA Clinic

The OSF HealthCare Illinois Neurological Institute (OSF INI) MDA Clinic is here to help adults and children suffering with a variety of nerve and muscular diseases. Their services are vast and their team consists of physicians, nurses, physical, occupational, respiratory and speech therapists, registered dieticians as well as orthotic, wheelchair and equipment specialists.

Beyond top-notch personal, the clinic offers evaluation testing and follow-up all in one visit. Diagnosis and treatment recommendations are made by your team, giving you the best options for medical management of your condition.  

Muscular Dystrophies

Most people think of muscular dystrophy as one disease, this is not true. Muscular dystrophy is actually a group of hereditary muscular disorders. They vary greatly in the ages they affect, the muscles they affect and how fast they progress.

At the INI MDA Clinic we treat:

  • Muscular Dystrophies
  • Motor Neuron diseases (ALS)
  • Inflammatory Myopathies
  • Disease of Neuromuscular Junction (myasthenic syndromes)
  • Specific hereditary neuropathies
  • Metabolic disease of the muscle