The Spina Bifida statistics for Pennsylvania are as follows: In Pennsylvania 3.25 babies out of 10,000 babies are affected with this medical condition. The data was collected  during the years 2001-2002. The data shows that there has been an increase in the number of babies who are born with this disease when compared to the previous period.

Around 4,059 people are residing in the state of Pennsylvania with this health issue. The state has 4 million women who are in the family way and some are risk of giving birth to babies born with this medical problem. The number of people who are Hispanic origin is 5 percent of the population or only 600,000 (which has a higher risk of being affected with SB).

The state of Pennsylvania has ten SB clinics. Three SB clinics are located in Philadelphia and two SB clinics are present in Pittsburgh. Other SB clinics are located in Hershey, Erie, Danville, Allentown, and Elkins Park. The SB Association of the Delaware Valley is responsible for offering aid and support services in the state.

Spina Bifida Clinics in Pennsylvania

Good Shepherd Physician Group

SB Program

501 St. John’s Street

Allentown, PA  18103

Phone: 610-776-3326

 

Geisinger Medical Center

SB Clinic

100 N Academy Avenue

Danville, PA 17822

Phone: 570-271-8055

Web site: www.geisinger.org

 

Shriners Hospital for Children-Erie

SB Cliinic

1645 West 8th St.

Erie, PA 16505

Phone: 800-873-5437 x8894

Web site: http://www.shrinershq.org/

 

Penn State Hershey Bone and Joint Institute

EC020

SB Program

30 Hope Drive

PO Box 859

Hershey, PA  17033

Phone: 717-531-7522

Web site: http://www.hmc.psu.edu/childrens/

 

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

SB Program

34th and Civic Center Blvd

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone: 215-590-1760

Web site: www.chop.edu

 

Moss Rehabilitation Center for Adults

(Adult SB Clinic)

60 E. Township Line Road

Elkins Park, PA  19027

Phone: 215-663-6677

Web site: http://www.einstein.edu/facilities/mossrehab/index.html

 

Shriner’s Hospital for Children

SB Clinic

3551 North Broad St., 4th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

Phone: 215-430-4028

 

St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children

SB Clinic

Erie Ave. at Front St.

Philadelphia, PA 19134-1095

Phone: 215-427-5531

Web site: www.stchristophershospital.com

 

Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

SB Services

3705 Fifth Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Phone: 412-692-6421

Web site: www.chp.edu

 

Univ. of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Adult SB Clinic

UPMC Mercy PMR Office

1400 Locust St

Building D, Suite G103

Pittsburgh, PA   15219

Phone: 412-232-8903

Toll free 877-647-3438

 

Spina Bifida Charity in Pennsylvania

SB Association of Delaware Valley

P.O. Box 1235

Havertown, PA 19083-5835

Phone: (215) 300-4150

Email: info@sbadv.org

 

Spina Bifida Support Groups in Pennsylvania

SB Association of Delaware Valley

P.O. Box 1235

Havertown, PA  19083

Phone: 610-584-5530

Toll Free: 800-223-0222

Email: info@sbadv.org

Web site: http://www.sbadv.org/

 

SB Association of Western Pennsylvania

1158 Dutilh Road

Mars, PA 16046

(800) 243-5787

(724) 934-9600

Info@sbawp.org

Web site: http://www.sbawp.org/

 

Spina Bifida Camps for Children in Pennsylvania

Camp Spifida, (uses Camp Victory facility, Milville, PA)

196 Rose Lane

Port Trevorton, PA 17864

Contact: Kelly Hammaker

Voice: (570) 374-4907

Email: spifida@msn.com

Web site: www.campspifida.org

 

Easter Seals Central Pennsylvania (oversees all activities in 27 counties

Summer 2012 Activities

Easter Seals Central PA

2550 Kingston RD

York, PA 17402

Contact: Matt Ernst

Voice: 717 741 3891, ext 4338

Toll Free: (888) 273-7351

Fax: (717) 741-5359

Web site: www.easterseals-easternpa.org

 

Easter Seals Eastern Pennsylvania

Allentown, PA 18103

Contact: Michele Rittle

Voice: (610) 289-0114

Fax: (610) 289-4282

Web site: www.easterseals-easternpa.org

 

Easter Seals Eastern Pennsylvania, Berks Division

1040 Liggett Avenue

Reading, PA 19611

Contact: Michele Rittle

Voice: (610) 775-1431

Fax: (610) 796-1954

Web site: www.easterseals-easternpa.org

 

Easter Seals Eastern Pennsylvania, Lehigh Valley Division

2200 Industrial Drive

Bethlehem, PA 18017-2198

Contact: Alex Humanick

Voice: (610) 866-8092

Fax: (610) 866-3450

Toll Free: (800) 838-5714

Web site: www.easterseals-easternpa.org

 

Easter Seals Eastern Pennsylvania, Pocono Division

912 Main Street

Suite 300

Stroudsburg, PA 18360

Contact: Danielle Weiss

Voice: (570) 421-1254

Fax: (570) 424-2346

Toll Free: (800) 838-5714

Web site: www.easterseals-easternpa.org

 

Easter Seals Southeastern Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA 19131-5484

Contact: John Podgajny,

Voice: (215) 879-1000

Fax: (215) 879-8424

Email: jpodgajny@easterseals-sepa.org

Web site: www.easterseals-sepa.org

 

Easter Seals of Southeastern Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Division

3975 Conshohocken Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19131-5484

Contact: John Podgajny

Voice: (215) 879-1000

Fax: (215) 879-8424

Email: jpodgajny@easterseals-sepa.org

Web site: www.easterseals-sepa.org

 

Easter Seals of Southeastern Pennsylvania, Bucks County Division

2400 Trenton Road

Levittown, PA 19056

Contact: Adrienne Young

Voice: (215) 945-7200

Fax: (215) 945-4073

Email: ayoung@easterseals-sepa.org

Web site: www.easterseals-sepa.org

 

Easter Seals of Southeastern Pennsylvania, Chester County Division

797 E. Lancaster Avenue

Suite 2

Downingtown, PA 19335

Contact: Donna Keiths

Voice: (610) 873-3990

Fax: (610) 873-3992

Email: dkeiths@easterseals-sepa.org

Web site: www.easterseals-sepa.org

 

Easter Seals of Southeastern Pennsylvania, Delaware County Division

468 North Middletown Road

Media, PA 19063

Contact: Donna Keiths

Voice: (610) 565-2353

Fax: (610) 565-5256

Email: dkeiths@easterseals-sepa.org

Web site: www.easterseals-sepa.org

 

Easter Seals of Southeastern Pennsylvania, Montgomery County Division

1161 Forty Foot Road

Kulpsville, PA 19443

OR: PO Box 333

Kulpsville, PA 19443

Contact: Carl Webster

Voice: (215) 368-7000

Fax: (215) 368-1199

Email: bstrasser@easterseals-sepa.org

Web site: www.easterseals-sepa.org

 

Easter Seals Western Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Contact: Tina Outrich

Voice: (412) 281-7244

Fax: (412) 281-9333

TTY: (412) 232-1710

Email: toutrich@westernpa.easterseals.com

Web site: www.westernpa.easterseals.com

Easter Seals Western Pennsylvania Venango Division

200 12th Street

Franklin, PA 16323-0231

Contact: Doug Cheney

Voice: (814) 437-3071

Fax: (814) 433-2269

Email: dcheney@westernpa.easterseals.com

Web site: www.westernpa.easterseals.com

 

Firefly Camps and Retreats

1158 Dutilh Rd

Mars, PA 15024

Contact: Rebecca Crim

Voice: (724) 934-9600

Email: campinfo@sbawp.org

Web site: www.sbawp.org

 

Sports & Activities in Pennsylvania

Gliding Stars of Erie

P.O. Box 11304

Erie, Pennsylvania 16514

(814) 825-5555

Email: erepaa@glidingstars.org

Web site: http://www.glidingstars.org/erie.html

 

Two Top Mountain Adaptive Sports Foundation, Inc.

Bill Dietrich, Executive Director

10914 Claylick Road

Mercersburg, PA 17236

Phone: (717) 507-7668

Winter Phone:

(717) 328-9400 ext. 3582

Email: bill@twotopadaptive.org

Web site: http://www.twotopadaptive.org/

 

Pennsylvania Center for Adapted Sports

4 Boathouse Row, Philadelphia, PA 19130

Phone:(215) 765-5118

us@centeronline

Web site: http://www.centeronline.com/

 

Hope Network

125 Chaffee St, Uniontown, PA 15401

Phone:(724) 438-5520

Email: hsports@city-net.com

Web site: hopenetwork-pa.org/‎

 

Three Rivers Adaptive Sports

P.O. Box 38235 Pittsburgh, PA 15238

412.848.8896

Web site: http://www.traspa.org/Welcome.html