Clinical Specialties : Movement Disorders

Movement Disorders Services

The Center for Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders provides the following services:

  • Specialized medical diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.
  • State of the art neurosurgical therapies including deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.
  • Opportunity to participate in research including clinical trials, genetic studies and neuroimaging.
  • Clinical social work case management services.
  • Inpatient consultation services at Jackson Memorial Hospital and Medical Center and the University of Miami Hospital and Clinics.
  • Interdisciplinary Clinic in partnership with St. Catherine’s Rehabilitation Center for patients with Parkinson’s disease. The team consists of a social worker, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, speech therapist and a physician and/or advance registered nurse practitioner.
  • Community outreach activities including support groups, wellness and exercise sessions, educational seminars for patients, families and health professionals.