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Mercy Health Neuromuscular Diseases and MDA/ALS Center

The only certified ALS center in West Michigan, the Mercy Health Neuromuscular Diseases and MDA/ALS Center works in partnership with Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital and Michigan State University. We are the 38th ALS center in the country to be certified by the Muscular Dystrophy Association, and our center  includes an interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, social workers, physiatrists, pulmonologists, neuropsychologists, occupational therapists, speech and language pathologists, dietitians, respiratory therapists and wheelchair specialists.


  • Drug research trials
  • Basic and social science research
  • Respiratory treatments
  • Speech therapy and augmentative communication
  • Patient support groups
  • Nurse case management
  • Holistic medical care
  • Orthotic mobility
  • Diaphragmatic pacing
  • Palliative care
  • Satellite clinic in Traverse City
  • Equipment loan closet
  • Physical and occupational therapy

Read a story from one of our ALS patients. 

For more information, or to schedule a consultation, please call us at 616-685-5050, or toll free at 877-702-5050.


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