Certified Duchenne Care Center
Children's Mercy is a recognized Certified Duchenne Care Center by the Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD), which means that we provide care based on established national guidelines and standards. We offer Exon Skipping therapy. This reflects our team’s commitment to the care of the Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy patients and their families.
SMA Treatment Center
Children's Mercy is a Cure SMA treatment site for the medications Spinraza and Zolgensma. These two medications are used to treat Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA). We have a dedicated SMA Coordinator to ensure comprehensive and timely care with regards to these medications.