Clinics specialized in spastic paraplegia provide comprehensive medical care for this group of patients, in which gait disorder and spasticity are the two most debilitating manifestations. For paraplegia patients, these highly specialized units provide comprehensive diagnosis and treatment. In addition to a neurologist specializing in this type of disease, members of these Units include neuropediatricians, neurophysiologists, orthopedic specialists, physiotherapists, urologists, cardiologists, geneticists, surgeons, neurosurgeons, orthotists, neuropsychologists, nurses and social workers and patients’ associations. Spastic paraplegia foundations complete the support for these patients. Genetic counseling and advice for future parents are provided in our prenatal and high risk obstetrics departments.
Here you can downland the clinical guidline in Spastic Paraplegia (spanish version)