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Parkinson Disease Educational Symposium – April 7th, 2018

Parkinson Disease Educational Symposium – April 7th, 2018

Published: Apr 4th, 2018

The UF Health Center for Movement Disorders & Neurorestoration presents the 2018 Annual Parkinson Educational Symposium When:  Saturday April 7th, 2018   9:00am-1:30pm (Doors open at 8:00am) Where: North Central […]

Atypical Parkinsonism Symposium – March 3rd 2018

Atypical Parkinsonism Symposium – March 3rd 2018

Published: Feb 5th, 2018

The UF Health Center for Movement Disorders & Neurorestoration presents: Atypical Parkinson’s Symposium When:  Saturday March 3rd, 2018   9:00am-1:00pm (Doors open at 8:30am) Where: Harrell Medical Education Building 1104 Newell […]

DBS for Tourette Registry shows benefit for select patients

DBS for Tourette Registry shows benefit for select patients

Published: Jan 18th, 2018

University of Florida researchers are leading a multinational registry that tracks the progress of patients who have received deep brain stimulation for Tourette syndrome. In a report published in JAMA […]

Dr. Gunduz receives ABIE award

Dr. Gunduz receives ABIE award

Published: Aug 3rd, 2017

Aysegul Gunduz, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, is doing key research into deep brain stimulation and other aspects of the treatment of movement disorders. Dr. Gunduz, directs the Brain Mapping […]

Deep Brain Stimulation vs Focused Ultrasound – AAN debate with Dr. Okun

Published: May 1st, 2017

Is Focused Ultrasound a possible replacement for Deep Brain Stimulation? MedPage Today wrote a nice summary of the debate that took place last week at the American Academy of Neurology […]

Short & Long Term effects of DBS discussed at World Parkinson Congress

Published: Mar 27th, 2017

Dr. Michael Okun presented “DBS Outcomes: What can you expect in the short term and the long term?” at the 2016 World Parkinson Congress. To watch: Click here to register […]

UF Health is National Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence for 13th consecutive year

UF Health is National Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence for 13th consecutive year

Published: Aug 4th, 2016

This designation is reserved for elite care programs that incorporate experienced, expert care with patient outreach and research endeavors, and a consistent commitment to quality care.

Remembering Muhammad Ali and his impact on Parkinson care and research

Remembering Muhammad Ali and his impact on Parkinson care and research

Published: Jun 7th, 2016

Muhammad Ali will be remembered for a great many things in and out of the boxing ring. In addition to those things, we at the UF Health Center for Movement […]

Celebrating Five Years in New Interdisciplinary Center

Celebrating Five Years in New Interdisciplinary Center

Published: Apr 26th, 2016

We hope you enjoy this infographic which shows in picture form the milestones that have happened in the last 5 years! Scroll down to view.  

Updated Gainesville Support Group Information

Published: Apr 14th, 2016

Support Groups! We’ve updated the flyers for these local support groups. Young Onset Parkinson’s Parkinson’s Patients and their Caregivers Essential Tremor Fronto-Temporal Dementia Download the Gainesville Support Group Flyers