Movement Disorders Center

Movement Disorders Center

The term “movement disorders” covers a broad range of conditions that cause impaired movement in an individual. Movement disorders are also known as neurological disorders or conditions.

Neurological movement disorders can include:

View a list of other neurologic disorders we treat.

Neurological Disorders: Why Choose Wake Forest 

At Wake Forest Baptist Health, we are proud of our dedicated Movement Disorders Center, the largest program of its kind in the Carolinas.

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We established The Movement Disorders Center to bring together physicians with special expertise in Parkinson’s disease and other neurological disorders. Our doctors are world-renowned for their work in diagnosing and treating movement disorders. The expertise and collaboration among our physicians, the top experts in their fields, translates into premium care for you.

Meet our movement disorders multidisciplinary team

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Essential Tremor Patient Larry Barringer

Essential Tremor Patient Larry Barringer

Patient Larry Barringer describes his life after having surgery for essential tremors.

Some Parkinson’s Patients Getting Help From New Form of Drug

Some Parkinson’s Patients Getting Help From New Form of Drug

Levodopa has been most effective treatment for uncontrolled movements associated with Parkinson’s disease, but drug can lose effectiveness over time. 

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