Diseases and Treatments

Some diseases or chronic conditions require periodic visits. In case the treatment for your condition is not available in your area, you may need to travel repeatedly to a distant healthcare facility. When personal funds are limited, as they often are, careful planning is required to minimize travel expenses.

The following sections contain specific information and helpful tips for traveling for treatment of specific diseases or conditions:

Achondroplasia treatment
Adrenoleukodystrophy
Apert Syndrome
Brain Injuries
Cardiomyopathy
Cerebral Palsy

Chiari Malformation
Cochlear Implants
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
Cornea Transplant
Craniosynostosis

Desmoid fibromatosis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Epilepsy
Guillain-Barré Syndrome
Heart Transplant

Hirschsprung’s Disease treatment
Intestinal Transplant (Small Bowel Transplant)
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
Kidney Transplant

Larsen Syndrome
Liver Transplant
Lymphoma
Leukemia
McCune-Albright Syndrome
Mitochondrial Disease
Myocardiopathy

Neuroblastoma
Phimosis
Pierre Robin Syndrome
Primary Congenital Glaucoma
Proliferative Retinopathy
Pulmonary Atresia
Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa (RDEB)
Rhabdomyosarcoma
Russell-Silver Syndrome
Scheuermann’s Kyphosis
Sclerosing Cholangitis
Shaken Baby Syndrome, Hydrocephalus
Short Bowel Syndrome
Simpson-Golabi Behmel Syndrome
Stickler Syndrome
Tetralogy of Fallot
Van Der Woude Syndrome
Von Willebrand Disease
Spina Bifida
Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome