Our AFM community has put together a list of rehabilitation facilities that we feel have offered the most effective therapies for those affected by symptoms of AFM.

Physical Therapy FacilitIES




Many of those affected by AFM have pursued nerve transfers as a way to restore function to a flaccid area. The following physicians have experience with nerve transfers specific to AFM. Contact information is supplied for each physician.

  • Dr. Seruya at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles: contact Lorena Mendez at LMendez@chla.usc.edu or 323-361-5488

  • Dr. Moore at St. Louis Children’s Hospital: contact Teresa Hitz at thitz@wustl.edu or 314-454-4894 

  • Dr. Kozin and Dr. Zlotolow at Shriners Hospital for Children - Philadelphia: contact Kim Curran at kcurran@shrinenet.org or 215-430-4087