Infusion Therapy Center
When you have a medical diagnosis that requires an intravenous infusion, you can rely on the Infusion Center at Phoenix Neurological Associates (PNA). Patients’ needs and comfort are of highest priority and are reflected in everything we do. Our ultimate goal, as caring medical professionals, is to provide safe treatments for our patients, while focusing on patient comfort and convenience, making each visit as pleasant as possible.
Some of the most common neurological autoimmune diseases treated in the PNA Infusion Center include: Acute Guillain Barre Syndrome (GBS), Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP); Multiple Sclerosis (MS); Myasthenia Gravis (MG); Multifocal Motor Neuropathy (MMN); Multifocal Acquired Sensory and Motor Neuropathy (MADSAM); Dermatomyositis (DM), and Polymyositis.
The Infusion Center is clinically managed by our Neuroscience Clinical Nurse Specialist Kathie Clarke, RN, MS, CNS-BC and our RN staff includes Helena Schmalz, RN, BSN Infusion Nurse. We are specifically trained in the benefits, delivery and monitoring of drugs such as IVIG, Tysabri, Remicade, Orencia, and Reclast, Migraine Management, Zenergy (Vitamin Therapy) and Steroid Infusions.
The primary objective of the PNA Infusion Center staff is to provide safe and effective infusion therapy. Our clinical team works in partnership with our patients and their physicians to create an individualized plan of care specifically developed to maximize their outcomes.
We accept referrals from physicians outside our practice and will obtain insurance authorizations, schedule infusion appointments, and communicate directly with all referring physicians on their patients’ progress.
Please contact Kathie with any questions at (602) 424-1948