The Spina Bifida statistics for Nebraska are as follows: In the state 6.69 babies out of 10,000 births are affected with this medical condition. The data was collected during the years of 2001-2005. The data has shown an increase in the number of SB cases in the state.  An estimated 1,193 people are living in Nebraska affected with this birth defect.

Around 551,000 women are due to give birth in the state and some are all at high risk of delivering babies with SB. The population of Hispanic origin is 8 percent which makes up 142,674 people (which has a higher risk of being affected with SB).

Our research has shown that there are three Spina Bifida clinics, hospitals and doctors that are present in the state of Nebraska. They are all located in Omaha. There is a camp for children in Nebraska that provide extra-curricular activities for children.

Spina Bifida Clinics, Hospitals or Doctors in Nebraska

State of Nebraska

MHCP Mid-Line Clinic

412 S. Saddlecreek Rd.

Omaha, NE 68509

Phone: 402-471-9292

Web site: http://www.dhhs.ne.gov/dip/dipindex.htm

 

Children’s Developmental Clinic

Children’s Hospital

8200 Dodge Street

Omaha, NE 68114-4114

Phone: 402-955-4160

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

 

Midline Neurologic Defects Clinic

983580 Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, NE 68198-5450

Phone: 402-559-4097

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

 

Spina Bifida Support Groups in Nebraska

SB Nebraska

7612 Maple St*Omaha,

NE*68134

Email: dfendrick@intergate.com

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

 

 

Spina Bifida Camps for Children in Nebraska

Easter Seals Nebraska

638 North 109th Plaza

Contact: Karen Carlson

Voice: (402) 345-2200

Fax: (402) 345-2500

1 800 650 9880

Email: kcarlson@ne.easterseals.com

Web site: www.ne.easterseals.com

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About the Author: Peter Scott

Peter Scott is a medical writer that specializes in general health and medical research surrounding Spina Bifida and other disabilities. His 15 years of experience has seen his work published in Men's Health, Disability Horizons and New Mobility Magazine. He is currently traveling around the world working as a freelance writer.