Marty attended UMass at Lowell on a baseball scholarship and graduated with a Criminal Justice degree. His first career was in law enforcement and spent 3 years as an undercover narcotics officer. After leaving the police force, he has been an avid advocate for those suffering from rare and chronic diseases and has worked with both manufacturers and specialty pharmacies.
Marty enjoys golfing, finding local wineries with his wife and scouting out new food trucks. They have 2 rescue dogs and are passionate about financially supporting various animal shelters.
A Simple Patient Referral Process
Axiva specializes in infusions and treatments for those with complex chronic conditions.
- Choose a therapy
- Complete the referral form
- Gather supporting documentation
- Submit your referral
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Specialty Infusion Care, When and Where You Need it.
At Axiva, we have intake specialists, registered pharmacists and nurses who specialize in providing world-class care to our patients. We have administered hundreds of Ig treatments to patients in the comfort and convenience of their own homes. All patients are carefully screened to determine if home administration is safe and appropriate for their individual needs. A nurse monitors all home treatments continuously.
Specialty Physicians Who Use Ig
Ig is necessary in aiding the treatment of these illnesses. Antibodies help fight off infection for those whose immune systems are really low due to other treatments or due to the illness itself. These types of specialty physicians use Ig therapy for the following common patient diagnoses:
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Myasthenia Gravis
- Peripheral neuropathy
- Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP)
- Multifocal Motor Neuropathy (MMN)
HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY
- Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
- Post-bone marrow transplants
- Immune neutropenia
- Myeloma and chronic lymphocytic leukemia
- Pemphigus Vulgaris
- Psoriatic Arthropathy
- Kawasaki Syndrome
ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY
- Common variable immunodeficiency (CVID)
- Immunodeficiency with increased IgM
- Primary immunodeficiency (PID)
- Congenital hypogammaglobulinemia
- Autoimmune uveitis
Some diagnoses are off-label for Ig and may require additional insurance approval.