Our Center of Excellence
Devoted to Diagnosis and Treatment
The Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Clinic offers a multidisciplinary program for the evaluation and treatment of patients with movement disorders such as:
- Drug-induced movement disorders
- Gait disorders
- Huntington's disease
- Parkinson's disease and Parkinsonian syndromes
- Tic disorders
Designated Center of Excellence
The Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Clinic has been designated as a Center of Excellence by the National Parkinson Foundation (NPF).
This award acknowledges our excellence in comprehensive care, research, community outreach, and education, all hallmarks of a leading-edge program in PD.
The National Parkinson Foundation supports several of our activities in these areas and also provides a wide array of educational materials for distribution to our patients.
Multidisciplinary Team of Experts
We offer you and your family highly innovative, intensive and comprehensive care for Parkinson's disease and movement disorders. Your neurologist is a fellowship-trained specialist who coordinates a multidisciplinary team of experts to meet the physical, cognitive, and emotional needs of you and your family.
Our team includes specialists from the following areas:
Together with you and your family, we will design a comprehensive, coordinated, treatment program tailored to your needs and lifestyle. We will communicate our findings and recommendations to your referring physicians and are pleased to continue to work with him/her following your evaluation in our clinic.
Parkinson's Disease Center of Excellence "Learn The Ropes" Orientation Session
Learn What Our Center Can Offer You We invite anyone interested in learning more about our center and programs to join us for orientation sessions in the summer and fall. Come learn about the broad range of services and programs offered through our center. Lissa Kapust, our center's Social Work Program Manager, will host these sessions and answer questions you have about our center.
We are hosting Learn the Ropes sessions at the following upcoming dates and times:
Thursday March 30th, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday June 14th, 2017 at 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday September 13th, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
To sign up for a session, please call 617-667-9890.