Services

The UNC Movement Disorders Center provides the following services for their patients

  • Outpatient care at the UNC Neurology Clinic at the 1st floor of UNC Neuroscience Hospital
  • Deep Brain Stimulation therapy (implantation and subsequent programming)
  • Neuropsychological evaluation for Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders
  • Botulinum toxin injections for cervical dystonia (spasmodic torticollis), blepharospasm, hemifacial spasm, cranial dystonia, focal limb dystonia, writer's cramp, and drooling
  • Genetic counseling
  • Referral to Parkinson's disease rehabilitation services (physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy with Lee Silverman voice technique)
  • Clinical research trails
  • Outreach services to teach the physicians community and the lay community about the latest advances in movement disorder research and to assist local support groups in area of movement disorders