Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders

Parkinson’s Disease

For patients with Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders, difficulties in coordination and functioning disrupt everyday life and create pain and discomfort. Our neurologists and neurosurgeons understand the day-to-day challenges patients face, and provide compassionate and highly individualized treatment to help patients manage symptoms and improve their quality of life.

A Caring Team of Experts

Our services for Parkinson’s disease and conditions such as ataxia, dystonia, essential tremor, or spasticity are delivered by an integrated, highly experienced team of neurologists, neurosurgeons, physical therapists, speech therapists, occupational therapists, nutritionists, social workers and nurses. Our integrative approach to care ensures highly specialized and individualized treatment to meet each patient’s unique needs.

A Multi-Faceted Approach To Treatment

Our vast neuroscience services provide a wide range of state-of-the-art therapies and options for patients with Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders caused by a wide range of conditions, including Multiple Sclerosis, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke, cerebral palsy and Lou Gehrig's disease. Great care is taken to develop treatment regimens that explore appropriate options for patients at all stages of disease progression. This includes:

  • Expert Medical Management
  • Regenerative and Biological Therapies
  • Innovative Neurosurgical Options
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy
  • Neuropsychological and Psychiatric Care
  • Pain Management

With decades of experience in diagnosing and treating patients with movement disorders, our neurologists design treatment plans based on clinical expertise and knowledge of the latest and most promising treatments and therapies. A comprehensive treatment plan may combine many options to improve strength, mobility and overall functioning. Patients who no longer respond to drug therapy for Parkinson’s disease or movement disorders are carefully evaluated for surgical care.

Support for Patients and Families

Chronic neurologic disease such as Parkinson’s and other movement disorders can create a wide range of issues for patients, caregivers and families, We offer many services for support and assistance, from counseling to nutritional support to respite care.

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