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New Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) Information Page

Published: Oct 28th, 2013

Primer with Ten Common Questions and Answers We recently updated our UF Information Page on Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP). Dr. McFarland has written a basic primer for PSP and here […]

Spanish Language Parkinson Symposium coming to Orlando October 25th

Published: Oct 16th, 2013

University of Florida Health Center for Movement Disorders & Neurorestoration along with the National Parkinson Foundation present a symposium in Spanish in Orlando. Auspiciado por la Fundación Nacional de Parkinson […]

Treatment Tips on Using Ultrasound for Tremor or Parkinson’s Disease

Published: Aug 15th, 2013

Read Dr. Okun’s article on ultrasound for tremor and maybe one day Parkinson’s disease in the New England Journal of Medicine Journal Watch Neurology (full version) or on the blog at Parkinsonsecrets.com

“Movement Disorders for the Healthcare Practitioner” coming August 24 for clinicians & therapists

“Movement Disorders for the Healthcare Practitioner” coming August 24 for clinicians & therapists

Published: Jul 8th, 2013

The University of Florida Center for Movement Disorders & Neurorestoration team is excited to present a continuing medical education opportunity for clinicians involved in the treatment of movement disorders patients. […]

Movement Disorders reviews “10 Secrets” Parkinson’s Book

Published: Jun 27th, 2013

Dr. Okun’s book for Parkinson patients and caregivers was reviewed by Dr. Laura Silveira for the Movement Disorders Society. She says: With tremendous insight Dr. Okun approaches the main questions that […]

A Preventable Complication of Deep Brain Stimulation.

Published: Jun 8th, 2013

Dr. Foote and Dr. Morishita at the University of Florida Center for Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration published a paper this month that discusses a potentially preventable complication of deep brain stimulation: cerebral venous infarction.

Parkinson’s Secrets Treatment Book a Number 1 Best Seller on Amazon

Published: Jun 2nd, 2013

The book Parkinson’s Treatment: 10 Secrets to a Happier Life was listed a number #1 bestseller in Parkinson’s Disease books. The book has been translated into more than 20 language versions.

Florida Parkinson Patient Qualifies for Boston Marathon with 3:24 Time

Published: May 28th, 2013

This is a post with permission from David Yon, a Parkinson’s disease patient at the University of Florida Center for Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration in Gainesville, FL. Wheels up.   That […]

NPF Parkinson Disease Town Hall coming to University of Florida

Published: May 20th, 2013

The National Parkinson Foundation is coming to the University of Florida on June 4th and you are invited.  Many of you are involved with their NPF’s Parkinson’s Outcomes Project which […]

New Parkinson’s Disease Book Cited in Interview with Michael J. Fox on “His Improvement”

Published: May 20th, 2013

In an interview with Bloomberg about the Michael J. Fox return to TV, the reporter was interested in how a Parkinson’s disease patient like Michael has suddenly improved.  In the […]