Center for Multiple Sclerosis

Alenka Horvat, MD, MSc.
Head

 

Organizational units of the Center for Multiple Sclerosis are:

  1. 24 hours hospitalization, Department of Neurology, Ljubljana
  2. hospitalization, Ward Alfred Šerko and Ward Ivan Robida
  3. consultant ambulatory activity

Assignments of the center are:

  1. making guidelines for diagnosing of Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  2. making treatment guidelines for MS
  3. multidisciplinary approach towards treatment of MS patients
  4. education of neurologists, neurology registrars and nurses about MS
  5. participation in international research projects

 

Staff participating in the activities of the center are:

Associate prof.  Saša Šega Jazbec, MD, Ph.D.
Associate prof.  dr. Uroš Rot, MD, Ph.D.
Beatrika Končan Vračko, MD
Alenka Horvat Ledinek, MD, MSc.
Ana Ožura, psychologist
Prof. Anita Noč Pirečnik, MS nurse
Nežka Pirih, nurse
Mojca Prusnik, nurse
Jelka Janša, MSc., occupation therapist
Zorana Sicherel occupation therapist
Andrej Martič, physiotherapist


Other activities run in the center, as well:

  1. application of different immunomodulatory drugs
  2. treatment of urinary incontinence
  3. treatment of fatigue in people with MS

Web page of the center is www.mscenter.si.

Autor: Alenka Horvat, MD, MSc.