Qualifications and experience
- Neurology, Brain and Nervous System, Brain and Nervous System - Parkinson's Disease, Brain and Nervous System - Movement Disorders, Brain and Nervous System - Deep Brain Stimulation
- Languages spoken
UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Program (1994)
University of Alabama School of Medicine (1988)
Vanderbilt University Medical Center Program (1992)
Vanderbilt University (TN) (1984)
- Clinical interest for patients
I am a board-certified neurologist, specializing in Movement Disorders. I provide treatment and care for patients with Parkinson's disease, Parkinson plus syndromes, Lewy Body disease, Huntington's disease, dystonia, Tourette, tics, chorea, ataxia, Restless legs syndrome, myoclonus, drug-induced movement disorders, Essential Tremor and tremor. I have long-standing expertise in the use of botulinum toxins for neurological conditions as well as the use of deep brain stimulation for Parkinson's disease, Essential tremor and dystonia.
- Research interest for patients
My research has focused on clinical testing of new medications to treat or slow progression of movement disorders and in new uses for already approved medications.