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Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders

The Duke Department of Neurology’s fellowship in Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders provides trained neurologists with expertise in diagnosis and management of patients with of various movement disorders including: Parkinson's disease and related neurodegenerative disorders, tremor disorders, focal and generalized dystonia, Huntington's disease and other choreiform disorders, Tourette syndrome, restless leg syndrome, tardive dyskinesia, myoclonus, hemiballismus, and other rare disorders associated with abnormal movements.

 

“I work with a fantastic group of people at the Morreene Road Clinic. Four days a week I see patients with any of the five movement disorders specialists here at Duke. Every Tuesday I go to the OR for deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgeries. With my mentors, I do intraoperative microelectrode recording and clinical testing to ensure accurate placement of the DBS leads.” - Anna Bjornsdottir, 2016-2017 Movement Disorders fellow

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Mark Stacy
News  -  Parkinson's Disease And Movement Disorders, Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders

Department offers fond farewell to Stacy, Hickey

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Faculty and staff of the Duke Neurology Department held a bittersweet farewell dinner for their departing colleagues Mark Stacy, MD, and Patrick...Read more
Gonzales-Hunt
News  -  Parkinson's Disease And Movement Disorders, Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders, Laurie Sanders, PhD

Staff Spotlight: Claudia Gonzalez-Hunt, PhD

Monday, July 24, 2017
By Latasha Jeter
This week’s staff spotlight interview shines its light on Dr. Claudia Gonzalez-Hunt, PhD. Gonzalez-Hunt is a post-doctoral associate who uses her...Read more
News  -  Parkinson's Disease And Movement Disorders, Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders

Mark Stacy named dean of Brody School of Medicine at ECU

Thursday, July 6, 2017
Mark Stacy, MD, vice dean for clinical research for the School of Medicine and professor of Neurology, has accepted a new role as dean of the Brody...Read more