For infants, children, and youth with a diagnosis of a neuromuscular condition - including but not limited to Muscular Dystrophy, Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Myopathies, and Neuropathies - in need of multidisciplinary care and support.
Access to Services
A general doctor's referral is required for this clinic.
Specialty Clinic Services are available for clients and families in Southwestern Ontario in the following counties: Middlesex, Elgin, Oxford, Perth, Huron, Bruce, Grey, Essex, Kent and Lambton.
What to Expect
Physicians: Paediatric Neurologist, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Developmental Paediatrician, Paediatric Respirologist
TVCC Staff: Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, Registered Nurse, Social Worker, Therapeutic Recreationist
Clients and their families may see some or all of the Clinic team in one visit. This depends on their needs, priorities and the availability of the team members. Other disciplines (for example; recreation therapists) may also be available to act as a resource to clients, families and community service providers.
For More Information
Primary Contact: Cheryl.Scholtes [at] tvcc.on.ca (Physiotherapist)
Appointment Questions: Nicole.Habib [at] tvcc.on.ca (Clinic Assistant)