SUPPORT GROUPS & CONNECTIONS
SPINAL CORD INJURY SUPPORT GROUP
Contact Lorraine Sawyer at (631) 474-6489
Meeting held 4th Monday of the month at:
St. Charles Hospital-Board Room 1
200 Belle Terre Road
Port Jefferson, NY 11777
PATIENTS HELPING PATIENTS
YOU ARE NOT ALONE!
Looking for advice, some helpful information or even just to talk? Please feel free to contact Joyce at (631) 836-0489. She has had MS for more than 20 years and has made it a part of her life to reach out to others.
Specializing in Access Rehabilitation
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The link below gives information on MS, upcoming events, seminars, managing symptoms and other resources from the MSAA: the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America
Check out the button below for Self-Help packets for Medicare Benefits Policies
Need homecare benefits? Check the links below for coverage by Medicare
Look for Homecare benefits for those with a terminal diagnosis
Coverages that apply to ALS patients; see link below
**WHEELCHAIR SEAT STUDY**
Wheelchair seat study is now being offered. For more information or appointments, please contact:
Sharon E. Sonenblum
Georgia Institute of Technology
MUSMATE WALKING AID-MUST SEE!
For more information, please visit www.musmate.co.uk
Abilities Unlimited of NY Inc.
For all of your mobility needs!
Patti: Mobility Consultant
90 East Jefryn Blvd
Deer Park, NY 11729
Now providing a rental service for those who need a van for a day, a week, a month, etc. Making independence become easier with a simple phone call.
Click above to donate to ALS Ride For Life
Board Certified rheumatologist, medical director and founder of the Arthritis Institute of Long Island, Dr. Richard Blau uses advanced imaging, MSKUS (Musculoskeletal Ultrasound) and has seen more than 1000 achieving results! With this recently advanced technology, a hand help wand (transducer) is held against the skin taking a detailed photo of the joint to show the damaged tissue, as well as the destructive inflammatory process by the end of your office visit. Dr. Blau can accurately track rheumatoid arthritis, its progression and how specific medications are working on the individual patient. Dr. Blau is located at 120 Bethpage Road, Hicksville, NY 11801 (516) 932-7777.
ZWANGER-PESIRI RADIOLOGY GIVES BACK
*Offers FREE Radiologic Services to the Uninsured on Long Island on Sundays. Click on the Button Text above to connect to their website to see if you are eligible.
*DAILY ROUTINES CAN HELP STROKE SURVIVORS
A new article in the American Journal of Occupational Therapy states that you can help a loved one's rehabilitation process by keeping things familiar and continuing their pre-stroke routines.
*Please keep yourself aware of all and any insurance changes. Too many of our patients have been dropped from their policy and didn't know it until it was too late!
*Need a discount on dental and eye care? Better Life has personally found satisfaction in using EDP Dental Plan. Call Jenna at (631) 272-5230 ext. 812 for more details.
*No matter our age or health condition, having a Health Care Proxy and/or Living Will makes all the difference when the person you appoint knows your wishes in a state of emergency. For Health Care Proxy Form click below.