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Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Comprehensive Care Center at Stony Brook Children’s Hospital

4 Technology Drive
East Setauket, New York, United States
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Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Comprehensive Care Center at Stony Brook Children’s Hospital aims to provide extensive care to DMD patients. The Center is modeled on standards of excellence established by the Centers for Disease Control and other major national organizations. Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Comprehensive Care Center is headed by Dr. Peter J. Morelli. He brings an exceptional breadth and depth of expertise to his role as medical director. He leads a group of highly skilled specialists who offer advanced, individualized and comprehensive care for patients with muscular dystrophy and other neuromuscular diseases.

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Comprehensive Care Center follows an approach which includes precise diagnosis; coordinated, multidisciplinary teamwork; support and advocacy; rapid application of new evidence-based knowledge; and identification of clinical trials to benefit patients.

Affiliated to Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Comprehensive Care Center contributes to better management and understanding of DMD. Its goal is to enable patients to live both as fully and as long as possible, while paving the path toward increasingly improved outcomes.

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