The Movement Disorders Center offers a multidisciplinary program for the evaluation and treatment of patients with Huntington's disease.
Our Movement Disorders specialist Dr. Samuel Frank works with the Huntington's Disease Society of America (HDSA) and is accepting new patients.
To book an appointment with Dr. Frank at the BIDMC Movement Disorders Center, please call 617-667-0519.
The HDSA provides a wide array of educational materials for distribution to our patients. Please go to the HDSA website for more information.
Interdisciplinary Team of Experts
We offer you and your family highly innovative, intensive and comprehensive care for Huntington's disease and other 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.
Dr. Frank runs a Huntington’s Disease Clinic on the first Monday of the month. A Huntington’s Disease Clinic appointment includes a consultation with Dr. Frank and one of our team’s social workers. Please call 617-667-0519 for more information
Research in Huntington's Disease
Our center is a credentialed study site with the Huntington's Study Group. While we are not conducting any studies involving Huntington's disease at the moment, we are aiming to submit studies for approval toward the end of 2016. Please refer to our HSG page for updates and more information.