Alzheimer’s and Dementia Patients Have New Resource for Care

March 08, 2010

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 8, 2010) – The Memory Loss Clinic at Research Medical Center offers physicians and their patients a comprehensive center for the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia.

Under the medical direction of Lynn Lyon, M.D, neurologist, the Memory Loss Clinic will provide neuropsychiatric testing, diagnosis and education. A treatment plan will be developed for the patient and education will be provided to the family as well as the primary care physician.

“The need for a comprehensive diagnostic and treatment center for a patient who may be suffering from dementia or Alzheimer’s is enormous,” explains Doctor Lyon. “This will be a tremendous resource for our primary care physicians. We will be able to provide the expertise in an area of care that has been under served.”

For a consultation, physicians, patients and family members may call (816) 276-7344.