ALS Clinic Team Hope Members

Neurologists

Office

Stanley H. Appel, MD, Clinic Director

713.441.3760

Sheetal Shroff, MD

713.363.7310

Ericka P. Simpson, MD

713.363.7310

R. Glenn Smith, MD, PhD

713.363.7310
Physician Assistant  

Joan Appel, PA-C, CCRC

713.441.3760
Clinical Coordinator  

Karen Toennis, RN

713.441.5191
Clinical Nurse  

Sue Hasson, RN, BSN

713.441.4760
Clinical Research Coordinators  

Luis Lay, Jr., MD, CCRC

713.441.3057
Della L. Brown, RN 713.441.3420
Joanna Espinosa 713.441.5192
Attorney  

William Hayes

713.880.3939 | bill@hayeswilsonlaw.com
Dietitian  
Margaret Farnsworth RD, LD 713.441.2147
Caitlin Ogletree ceogletree@houstonmethodist.org
Financial Planner  
Curtis Smith 281.782.5795
Neuropsychologists  
Veronica J. Burton, PhD 713.441.8277
Mario Dulay, PhD 713.441.4105
Kenneth Podell, PhD 713.441.8277
Occupationa Therapists  
Pam Glazener, OT 713.441.2675
Physical Therapists  
Wendy Schell, PT, MS 713.441.2675
Chara Lally, PT, DPT 713.441.2675
Pulmonologist  
Venessa Holland, MD, MPH 713.799.2224
Respiratory Therapists  
Janet (Hernandez) Krueger 713.441.2070
Social Work Services/Counselor  
Rebecca Axline, LCSW 713.441.3812
Speech Pathologists  
Carolyn (Herin) Martinez, MA, CCC-SLP 713.441.5916
Laurie Sterling, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S 713.441.3499
Muscular Dystrophy Association  
Tiffany Gardner 713.522.3941
ALS Association  
Paulette Bennett 281.962.4973