The Ontario Rett Syndrome Association dedicates a financial contribution towards the necessary funding needed to maintain the Rett Syndrome Clinics in Ontario. Without this yearly contribution from O.R.S.A. these clinic would not be able to continue to exist.
This specialty clinic has one or more physician specialists available. TVCC clinicians including physiotherapy (PT), occupational therapy (OT), speech-language pathology (SLP), social work (SW) and registered nurse (RN) clinician are often a part of these Specialty Clinics. The primary contact is Rachel Caris, RN, BScN, Nurse Clinician – Rachel.firstname.lastname@example.org
This clinic provides comprehensive medical care and care coordination for individuals with Rett syndrome less than 18 years of age. The diagnosis must be made by a qualified physician based on accepted diagnostic criteria OR genetic testing confirming a mutation in the MeCP2 gene. A physician referral is required.