Nina M. Browner, MD

brownerAssociate Professor Director National Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence

Clinical Director, Movement Disorders


  • Clinical Interests: Movement disorders; Parkinson’s disease; progressive supranuclear palsy, multiple system atrophy, cortical basal ganglionic degeneration, tremor; restless leg syndrome; tics; Tourette Syndrome; dystonia; myoclonus; ataxia; Huntington disease; chorea; tardive dyskinesia; hemifacial spasm; stereotypies; stiff-person syndrome, treatment with Botulinum toxin A and B types.
  • Clinical Research Interests: Movement disorders phenomenology, gait abnormalities in patients with Parkinson’s disease and parkinsonism; functional MRI imaging in Parkinson’s disease and parkinsonism, non – motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease


  • Diplomate in Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 2008


  • M.D. with Highest Honors Sechenov’s Moscow Medical Academy, 1999
  • Postdoctoral research fellowship in functional MRI, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2002
  • Internship in Internal Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2003
  • Residency in Neurology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2006
  • Fellowship in Movement Disorders, Columbia University Medical Center, 2008


Professional Organization Membership

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • Movement Disorders Society
  • Parkinson Study Group