Treatment Services

Has your breathing changed and not returned to normal? Has your throat been sore for a long time? These or other changes in your health may be due to your work as a 9/11 responder. If so, confidential treatment for 9/11-related illnesses is available through the WTC Health Program at no cost to you.

There are no co-pays or deductibles to receive treatment for covered 9/11-related illnesses, and no insurance is required.

Some common signs of possible 9/11-related illness:

  • Anxiety or depression
  • Constant cough
  • Constant stuffy or runny nose
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Excessive snoring
  • Heartburn
  • Hoarse voice or sore throat
  • Problems sleeping

What conditions may be treated? Over two dozen WTC-related conditions are covered. See full list. Some examples are:

  • Asthma
  • Breathing and airway disorders
  • Certain cancers
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sinus disorders

Treatment services may include:

  • Benefits counseling
  • CT scans
  • Doctors visits and follow-up visits
  • Full pulmonary function testing
  • Medication
  • Mental health counseling
  • Methacholine Challenge Test for Asthma
  • X-rays

 


Contact Us

Tel: 888-702-0630

Manhattan Clinical Center
1468 Madison Avenue
Annenberg Building, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10029

Staten Island Clinical Center
690 Castleton Avenue, 2nd Floor
Staten Island, NY 10310

Yonkers Clinical Center
1020 Warburton Avenue, Suite 1
Yonkers, NY 10701

Hours vary by location