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Durham VA Health Care System

 

Spinal Cord Injury Disease

Mission

To provide coordination and continuity of care to veterans who have sustained injury to the spinal cord or who have non-progressive spinal cord disease.

About the Program

The Durham SCI&D Team is comprised of 2 Physicians, 2 Nurse Practitioners, and 2 Master’s – prepared Social Workers, and allied Physical and Occupational Therapists. The team provides outpatient care in its clinic; coordination of care for inpatients and outpatients, including referral to the Richmond SIC&D Center; and patient/family/health care provider education about spinal cord injury.

Services Offered

Evaluation and management of spinal cord injury & disease

SCID Contact

Marsha Alishahi, MSW
SCID Coordinator
marsha.alishahi@va.gov
(919) 286-0411, ext. 6874 or Toll-Free 1-888-878-6890

Contact Info

Location

  • Durham VA Medical Center

Contact Number(s)

  • 919-286-0411 Ext. 6874
  • 888-878-6890 Ext. 6874

Hours of Operation

  • Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm