Parkinson and Other Movement Disorders

The movement disorders team actively advances Parkinson’s disease treatment through leading-edge clinical research, outreach and exceptional clinical care.

Unawareness of early motor and non-motor features of Parkinson's disease and related movement disorders can make an accurate diagnosis difficult. 

At UC San Diego Health, we are able to provide a comprehensive diagnosis and tailored treatment plan thanks to our in-depth knowledge of the entire course of diseases and intricate understanding of related disorders.  

We know how life altering a movement disorder can be for you and your family. We can help.

Call 858-657-8540.

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Movement Disorders Team

Diagnosis can be difficult for non-movement disorder specialists. Our highly trained staff has a combination of experience and research that provides the skills necessary to aid in appropriately differentiating between these diseases. Learn more about patient care.

Deep Brain Stimulation

Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a surgical procedure used to treat movement disorders such as Parkinson's disease, dystonia and Tourette syndrome. Learn more about DBS at UC San Diego.



Neurologists, bioengineers, scientists, clinical investigators, neuropsychologists and neuroradiologists collaborate to advance science in ways that directly benefit patients with movement disorders. More about our research.

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