The Dartmouth-Hitchcock ALS Center and clinics in Lebanon and Manchester, NH offer the following services:
- A multidisciplinary clinic that meets once a month and offers speech therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy, neurology, pulmonary medicine, nutrition, nursing and social worker assistance to help manage some of the challenges associated with ALS.
- The opportunity for ALS patients to have their blood checked for abnormalities and biomarkers that may assist in the search for an underlying explanation of the condition.
- An avenue for information and guidance pertaining to ALS patients and their families, including a support group which meets regularly.
- Epidemiological and genetic studies being conducted at DHMC to investigate the unusually high incidence of ALS in the Upper Valley area.