Winnipeg Support Group

Winnipeg Support Group

Providing dystonia patients and their families with support and information through online and over the phone support as well as occasional in person support group meetings.

Support Group Meetings will be held at 1:00 pm, St. Boniface General Hospital, Room AG02. Please see the links below for upcoming Support Group Meetings. We look forward to seeing you there.

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Resources: Manitoba Seniors’ Guide. On page 93 there are phone numbers to call for information about dystonia. This free guide book is available in public locations such as libraries or by calling 204-945-6565 or 1-800-665-6565

Leaders / Contact
Name
Dianne Labbe
Phone
204-586-2572
Name
Barbara Crow
Local Medical Professionals / Movement Disorder Specialists
Name
Movement Disorder Clinic Deer Lodge Centre (MDC-DLC) at the University of Manitoba
Phone
(204) 940-8400
Contacts
Andrew Borys , Doug Hobson (Neurologists)
Jerry Krcek (Neurosurgeon), Marshall Wilkinson, Andrea Kilgour (Neuropsycholgist), Robin Walmsley (Neurophysiology Technologist), Steve Yuska (DBS Neuromodulation Clinician),
Name
Rehabilitation Centre for Children (1155 Notre Dame Avenue, Winnipeg)
Phone
(204) 258-6777
Contacts
Bree Scibak (SSCY CONCIERGE/REHAB ASSISTANT )
Address
1010-233 Kennedy Street Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 3J5
Email
info@drleewing.com
Phone
(204) 946-0649
Contacts
Dr. Lee-Wing (Ophthalmologist, available for neurotoxin injections for BEB)
Name
Clinique St-Boniface Clinic
Address
343 Tache Avenue Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 2A5
Phone
(204) 925-9539
Contacts
Julius B.-M. Anang (MD, PhD, FRCPC) Neurologist

DMRF Canada does not endorse any specialist or course of treatment and encourages you to consult your physician regarding your unique requirements.