Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) / MDA Clinic

ALS Clinic Appointments & Referrals

  • Patients or families making follow-up appointments, please call to request an appointment in the ALS clinic with any LSU staff member.
  • Current patients with clinical care questions are encouraged to call and ask for the ALS nurse.


To refer a patient to our clinic, please send the following via fax 504-412-1538:

  • Face sheet / Demographic sheet
  • Referral from physician’s office “Attention: ALS Clinic”
  • Progress Notes – including findings from a neuro exam
  • Labs
  • MRI reports of brain, cervical spine, thoracic spine, and lumbar spine
  • Nerve conduction and/or EMG results