Our Parkinson's Center has a national reputation for excellence in clinical management of complex movement disorders.

Parkinson’s Disease & Movement Disorders

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Services

Parkinson's Day Evaluation Program

The Parkinson's Day Evaluation Program is a specialized outpatient service of the Center designed to take the traditional clinic visit a step further by extending the observation and assessment phase of treatment. Established in 1989, this program has been replicated in other movement disorder centers throughout the US.

This highly personalized program is designed to foster closer physician and nurse assessment of the patient's functional status and response to medications and is based on our belief that learning more about your condition will facilitate a healthy adjustment and assure more effective management of the disease.

There are two types of patient programs available:

  1. Extended Observation and Assessment
  2. Newly Diagnosed Patient and Family

In addition to physician and nurse observation, the Program activities focus on the many aspects of coping with Parkinson's disease and may include teaching, discussions, exercise demonstrations, counseling and emotional support services.

Please visit our official website for the Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center for more information at http://www.bumc.bu.edu/parkinsonsdisease.

 

Appointments

Call: 617.638.8456
Fax: 617.638.8465


Boston Medical Center
Department of Neurology
Shapiro Center
7th Floor, Suite 7B
725 Albany Street
Boston, MA 02118


Satellite Office

Boston University Neurology Associates
1221 Main Street
South Weymouth, MA 02190
Call: 781.331.9944
Fax: 781.337.2891


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Fax: 617.638.8465


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