Carolinas HealthCare System

As part of the Neurosciences Institute, the Carolinas ALS Center is one of the Southeast’s most comprehensive programs for the study of degenerative neuromuscular diseases.

The center is dedicated to providing patients with ALS (sometimes called Lou Gehrig’s disease) with aggressive medical care, education and encouragement. This multidisciplinary team includes:

  • Neurologists
  • Neuromuscular nurses
  • Research staff
  • Pulmonologist
  • Gastroenterologist
  • Respiratory therapist
  • Nutritionist
  • Physical and occupational therapists
  • Speech pathologist
  • Social worker
  • Orthotist
  • Adaptive equipment specialistses
Meet the Team

Access to Clinical Trials for ALS

Through the Neurosciences Institute, you and your family have access to leading-edge clinical research and trials. Find out if we are actively enrolling in a clinical research trial here.

Meet the Team of ALS Specialists

Elena Bravver, MD
Benjamin Brooks, MD

Locations Providing ALS Care

Neurosciences Institute-Neurology Charlotte
1010 Edgehill Road North
Charlotte, NC 28207
Phone: 704-446-1900
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