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Services : Neuromuscular Disorders

Patients with chronic neuromuscular disorders often develop respiratory dysfunction related to weakness in the muscles used for breathing. Dr. Michael Shapiro and Dr. Christopher Garrison (Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation) staff a clinic devoted to treating this complex problem.

Therapies offered include:

  • Management of chronic respiratory failure with non-invasive ventilatory techniques
  • Chronic nocturnal ventilation via tracheostomy
  • Advanced airway clearance techniques
  • Long term oxygen therapy

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