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Improving your quality of life

Our highly skilled team of movement disorder specialists is dedicated to delivering knowledgeable, thorough and considerate care by providing excellence in diagnosis and treatment.

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Treating a full range of conditions

Movement disorders are neurologic conditions that can result in spasticity, rigidity, tremor, involuntary movement and ataxia (a group of neurologic disorders that affect balance, coordination and speech). When you have a movement disorder or disease, it can affect every aspect of your life.

At the Movement Disorders Center, part of the Northwell Health Neuroscience Institute, we are improving the lives of our patients by providing treatments for a wide variety of movement disorders. We are pushing the frontiers of science in the clinical treatment of:

  • Parkinson’s disease 
  • Atypical Parkinsonian syndromes 
  • Dystonia 
  • Essential tremor 
  • Tremor 
  • Tourette’s syndrome 
  • Hemifacial spasm
  • Gait disorders 
  • Ataxia 
  • Huntington’s disease 

Our staff is dedicated to educating the next generation of medical professionals at our renowned medical school.

We're empowering imagination and supporting pioneering discovery to transform our field and create a better tomorrow.

With our FollowMyHealth™ Patient Portal, you can enjoy the convenience of accessing your medical records and health information—anywhere, anytime.

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