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Parkinson’s & Movement Disorders Care

Expert care for Parkinson’s disease and movement disorders

Riverview Regional Medical Center is dedicated to meeting the complex health care needs of individuals with movement disorders. Our neurologists, neurosurgeons and other specialists use the most advanced and clinically proven methods to alleviate debilitating symptoms, and provide expert diagnosis, treatment and support services.

For further information contact us at 256-543-5200.

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 Riverview Regional Medical Center provides treatment for a range of movement disorders, including:

  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Involuntary movement disorders such as ataxia, chorea, dystonia, myoclonus and Tourette syndrome
  • Essential tremor
  • Huntington’s disease
  • Medication-induced movement disorders
  • Restless leg syndrome (RLS) and other sleep-related movement disorders

Comprehensive treatment

Our specialists develop a customized treatment plan that offers long-term management, utilizing the expertise of a wide range of specialists to deliver a comprehensive approach. Treatment plans often draw from a variety of therapies, including:

  • Medications
  • Injections of Botulinum toxin (Botox)
  • Evidence-based complementary therapies, such as acupuncture, biofeedback, exercise and relaxation techniques
  • Surgical options, including deep brain stimulation (DBS)
  • Rehabilitative care, including physical, occupational and speech therapies
  • Care and support for non-motor-related symptoms such as anxiety, depression and psychosocial issues