Parkinson’s Disease & Movement Disorders

For patients with movement disorders, such as Parkinson's disease, our team of expert physicians, specialists and clinicians work together to offer an individualized treatment plan for each patient to effectively manage their condition and become fore functionally independent.  

Diagnosis and Treatment

Upon diagnosis, patients and their families may be faced with complex issues regarding medical management, mobility, speech, nutrition, and emotional and cognitive changes. Meridian Neuroscience's multi-disciplinary team delivers compassionate and comprehensive care through our team works to create personalized treatment plans to cater to each patient's unique needs. Educational resources are available to equip patients and their families with knowledge and information about the diagnosis they face.

Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS): A type of therapy that uses electrical stimulation to treat Parkinson’s disease (PD), essential tremor, multiple sclerosis, and certain other neurological conditions. DBS can be effective in treating movement problems such as tremors, stiffness, difficulty in walking, and slowed movement. Learn more.

Parkinson’s Group Exercise Classes: A post rehab group exercise classes designed and administered by physical therapists and exercise specialists, to help those with Parkinson’s improve their flexibility, balance, and strength, enabling them to perform everyday activities with greater ease. For more information, prices and registration, call 732-206-8263.

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