The NeMO Clinical Center is located in Arenzano (GE) inside the La Colletta Hospital. Born in December 2010, it is dedicated to ordinary hospitalization for adults.
The Centre is a regional reference for intensive rehabilitation and for taking care of adult neuromuscular pathologies in collaboration with the hospital and territorial network.
The synergy with the Neurological Clinic of the S. Martino Hospital in Genoa and with the University of Genoa has always favoured a continuous professional, training and good practice exchange.
In the NeMO Clinical Center in Arenzano (GE) we take care of patients with:
At NeMO Clinical Center Arenzano (GE) we offer various health services for our patients in ordinary hospitalization:
The NeMO Clinical Center of Arenzano (GE) is a reference for the intensive rehabilitation of neuromuscular diseases in close collaboration with the regional territorial network and a reference point for associations of patients with neuromuscular disease and NeMO Members.
The NeMO Clinical Center of Arenzano (GE) collaborates with the Neurological Clinic, Policlinico IRCSS San Martino – Genoa
Fabrizio Rao is a pulmonologist, he specialized in anesthesia and intensive care at the University of Genoa.
Dr. Rao's professional journey is focused on the Ligurian region and has always been oriented towards emergency medicine, with specific expertise in the treatment of respiratory insufficiency through the techniques of Invasive and Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation.
After a decade of experience in an acute pulmonary ward, he has been working with neuromuscular diseases since 2012, first as the head of the Pneumology Service at the NeMO Clinical Center in Milan, and since 2015, as the clinical director of the Arenzano branch of the NeMO Center.
His expertise in respiratory care also serves the community of individuals with neuromuscular diseases, particularly those with dystrophy, within the medical-scientific committee of UILDM from 2017 to 2022, holding the position of Vice President until 2020.
To describe the meticulous work of the pulmonologist at the NeMO Center, Dr. Rao emphasizes: "A professional who takes care of the quality of their patient's breath should not be discouraged by the worsening of the condition but should continuously seek strategies and approaches to support respiratory care, placing the person's quality of life expectations at the center."