An Interdisciplinary Clinic for Patients with Parkinson’s Disease
The Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center offers an interdisciplinary clinic for patients with Parkinson's disease on the fourth Wednesday of every month.
The Interdisciplinary Clinic is a half-day of scheduled appointments with a patient's already-established neurologist and their choice of specialists. All appointments take place in the neurology outpatient clinic at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston.
Here is a sample schedule for an Interdisciplinary Clinic Visit:
8:00 am Specialist
9:00 am Specialist
10:00 am Specialist
11:00 am Group Lunch
12:00 pm Summary meeting with your neurologist
Consultation with the following specialties is available in this clinic:
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Speech/Voice Therapy
- Social Work
You are eligible to participate in the Interdisciplinary Clinic if you meet the following criteria:
- You have a diagnosis of idiopathic Parkinson's disease.
- You are an established patient with one of our movement disorders specialists.
- You are interested in or have a need for two or more of the therapies listed above.
Please ask your movement disorders specialist for more information at your next appointment.
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