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Providence pioneering technology to help ALS patients breathe

January 16, 2013

The first ALS patient in Oregon to received a new device, implanted by Providence, to improve breathing and extend quality of life tells his story.

New name for Providence’s comprehensive neurological and spine services

November 01, 2011

Providence Brain Institute’s name has changed. The new name, Providence Brain and Spine Institute, communicates the breadth of services offered by the institute.

Walk to Defeat ALS

September 25, 2011

Join us at the World Trade Center in Portland on Sept. 25 at 11 a.m. to walk, support and help in the fight against ALS.

A difficult disease made gentler

November 26, 2010

For Larry Atkins, doctor visits rarely bring good news, but his mood on this Tuesday is buoyant. Of the 10 specialists and therapists who examined him in a half-day marathon of appointments atProvidence ALS Center, each reported that he seemed to be doing pretty well.