Parkinson’s Dystonia: A Bookmarkable Guide

Parkinson’s Dystonia: A Bookmarkable Guide

I'd like to take a few moments to answer all of your questions about Parkinson's dystonia: What is dystonia? How is dystonia different from Parkinson's? Who treats dystonia? What causes dystonia in Parkinson's? Does medication cause dystonia in Parkinson's? What treatment options are there for dystonia? What makes dystonia worse? ... and more! Bookmark this page for future reference as it's updated often.

The Who, What, Where, When, and Why of Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease

The Who, What, Where, When, and Why of Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease

Are you considering having Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) for your Parkinson’s symptoms? Have you heard of DBS but still aren’t clear on exactly what it does, who it’s for, or when someone should consider it? You’re in the right place.

Today I want to share with you an interview I did with a friend and physical therapy colleague, Dr. Eric Rhoden, PT, DPT.

He shares my passion for Parkinson’s, is incredibly well versed in Deep Brain Stimulation, and took some time to answer the most common questions I hear from our online community about DBS.

Medications to Avoid if you have Parkinson's Disease

Medications to Avoid if you have Parkinson's Disease

Dr. Britt Stone, Movement Disorder Specialist, gives her recommendations for medications to be aware of and medications to avoid for people with Parkinson's Disease. Be sure to download the helpful, 2-page PDF resource guide to take to your MD or pharmacist.