Palliative care focuses on improving the quality of life from serious and chronic diseases at any stage, regardless if the disease is not curable or life threatening. Our staff helps manage symptoms such as short of breath, pain, constipation, nausea, and restlessness. Palliative care is provided by doctors, nurses, therapists, pharmacists, social workers, and dietitians. While your primary care doctor focuses on your general health our doctors focus on preventing and alleviating suffering and helping cope with symptoms of a disease.

Common diseases for getting palliative care:

  • ALS
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Cancer at any stage
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
  • Dementia
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Huntington’s Disease
  • Kidney Disease
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma
  • Liver disease
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Stroke