Managing movement disorders like Parkinson’s disease, tremor, dystonia and tics requires a tailored care approach that orbits around you, the patient, at the center.
With more than 30 specialized care providers, the Parkinson’s, Dystonia & Movement Disorders clinic at the Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases is one of the most dynamic clinics in the country.
As a new or returning patient, you are at the center of everything we do. Find answers to questions about your visit: what to expect, why Fixel Institute, and next steps.
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From Parkinson’s to dystonia and tics to tremors, the clinic provides care for more than 10 movement disorder conditions with care services across physical and occupational therapies, speech and swallow therapies, surgical options and more.
Explore the conditions and services offered at the Parkinson’s, Dystonia & Movement Disorders clinic.
- Huntington’s disease
- Parkinson’s disease
- Parkinsonism (progressive supranuclear palsy, Lewy body disease, multiple system atrophy)
- Tremor disorders (essential tremor, outflow tremor, Holmes tremor and others)
- Tourette syndrome and tic disorders
- Botox injections
- Cognitive testing
- Deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgery
- Dietitian services
- Duopa therapy
- Electronic gait and balance testing
- Genetic counseling
- Physical, occupational and speech/swallow therapies
- Psychiatric care
Patient care takes place at our clinic building, UF Health Neuromedicine – Fixel Institute, in Gainesville, Florida.
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Comprehensive Care at Fixel
During your visit to the Fixel Institute, you see a variety of specialties, including neurology, neuropsychology, speech and swallow therapy, rehab therapy, and more.
From support groups to counseling and nutrition guidance to social work, the Fixel institute offers a multitude of programs to support and care for you and your loved ones.
Receive your physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech and swallow therapy all in the same clinic as your doctor visit. The Rehab Center at the Fixel Institute houses specialists trained specifically in rehab for neurological disorders.
Looking for tips to navigate your diagnosis? The Fixel Institute Tips & Treatment blog brings tips, treatments and motivational stories to encourage and inspire you to live your best life.
The Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases houses one of the largest and best interdisciplinary teams in the world dedicated to deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgery.
Clinical trials are essential to finding new treatments for neurological disorders. You will have the opportunity to participate in groundbreaking clinical trials at the Fixel Institute.
Whether you’re looking for a new patient visit or returning as a current patient, our team can help you schedule your appointment. Options may be available for telehealth.