Dr. Crayton Speaking Engagement: Infusion Treatment Option

Dr. Crayton will be speaking at a special event for those with relapsing MS who want to learn more about an alternative MS infusion treatment. If you feel your MS medication isn't working for you and want to learn about another option there will be two local events: Thursday, September 24th at 6pm in McLean and Tuesday, Oct 13th at 6 pm in Reston.

Make sure and RSVP at 1 866 682 7502 using code TR312677 for September and TR312823 for Reston. We hope to see you there !

Making Strides for MS Happy Hour Tonight !

Join the MS Society at Courthaus Social on Thursday, August 27, from 5:00-9:00 p.m. for Happy Hour! This is a great opportunity to get engaged and connect with others in the Northern VA area.

Come support the National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s mission to end MS, all while having a good time doing so. The National MS Society is a collective of passionate individuals who want to do something about MS now—to move together toward a world free of multiple sclerosis. MS stops people from moving. We exist to make sure it doesn't.

$10 donation at the door, happy hour specials include:$4 drinks on local draft beers, house wines and house cocktails.

FACEBOOK EVENT LINK

MSAA Yankee Candle Fundraiser !

Help support , and help improve lives today for individuals affected by multiple sclerosis through the purchase of Yankee Candle products ! CLICK HERE and use code 990043872 .Place your orders by October 23rd for pre-Thanksgiving delivery; they make excellent gifts for any occassion including the holidays !

Dr. C Discusses Lemtrada

Lemtrada is an MS treatment that has been used in other parts of the world for years.Just recently is was approved in the United States and Dr. Crayton is one of the first physicians in the Northern Virginia area to have treated patients with it ! Learn more about Lemtrada , not only from Dr. Crayton's perspective but from a patient's perspective , as they discuss it on Channel 9 news !

Watch the video here !

Clinical Trials

There are many benefits in the participation of clinical trials including receiving treatments that may be more effective than the standard approach, having closer monitoring by a range of health professionals during your participation, and adding to improved MS treatments in the future. Currently there are a few active trials available for enrollment at the MS Center. You can read about these under the Clinical Trial section on our website or talk to Dr. Crayton about them.

Free Patient Workshop ! “Free from Falls”

The National MS Society is holding a free patient workshop on Saturday August 1 from 10 am to 3 pm in Leonardtown, MD. This workshop is a great opportunity or people with MS who are able to walk, but may be at risk for falling. There will be physical therapists there to lead and show preventative techniques and much more ! Make sure and register before July 29th using the link provided.  Free From Falls- A Prevention Workshop

Closed on Friday July 3rd

Happy (early) 4th of July  from the MSCGW ! On Friday, July 3rd, the office will be closed due to the holiday and will reopen at 8 am on Monday July 6th. Our voicemail will be checked periodically, however the best way to get in contact with us will be via email at [email protected]

Have a great holiday weekend !