Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Clinic

ATC provides specialized services to the Elkie Adler MS Program at Baycrest, combining medical and rehabilitation management with leading edge assistive technology in the areas of mobility aids, communication, advanced computer technology to control environments, specialized seating, and help with home modifications to improve the quality of life for people with Multiple Sclerosis.

The clinic is staffed with an inter-professional team of physicians, nurses, rehabilitation personnel, social services and a technical team who devises switches and voice/head control interfaces with computers that allow patients to manage their chairs and home environment and to communicate with others.

The clinic also offers speech pathology for swallowing disorders, kinesiology, a gait lab to improve mobility and coordinators who liaise with community care access.

REFERRAL REQUIREMENT

A physician’s referral is required; patients are accepted on a case-by-case basis at any point in the continuum of care.

FUNDING + COST

Portions of our MS Clinic’s services are subsidized through grants. In addition, some equipment costs may be covered by provincial funding programs. The fees we charge to our patients are subject to change, depending on the grants and financial assistance available to us. Please don’t hesitate to contact us for the latest information!

Customized voice and head control interfaces
Tools for environmental control
Clinical training and home modifications

Ready for a Referral?

Download the referral document here, or share it directly with your physician if you know their email address.

Beginning April 1st

ATC Will Only Be Providing AAC Services

Beginning on April 1st, 2022, ATC will be permanently limiting its care to providing AAC services and will no longer be accepting referrals for neurology, seating and mobility, diet and nutrition, physiotherapy, or speech therapy.

Our AAC services will continue to operate from our new home – The Salvation Army Toronto Grace Health Centre in Downtown Toronto – and is now open for referrals for all adult clients. We look forward to continuing our work through this program and encourage you to continue onto our website to learn more or to get in touch with our team.

Alternatively, if you are trying to reach one of the Neurologists who was previously working with ATC in support of a Movement Disorder or MS diagnosis, please feel free to contact them directly at 416 785 2500 Ext 2717, or fax your referral to 647 788 4886.