1. Why Awake DBS Is Still The Best Parkinson’s Disease Treatment

    If you’re curious about deep brain stimulation (DBS), you’re not alone. It’s one of the most promising Parkinson’s disease treatments out there for patients whose symptoms can’t be controlled with medications. Here at Neurology Solutions Movement Disorders Center, we implant DBS leads in v…Read More

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    Roundup: 10 Advances in Understanding, Treating Parkinson’s

    Latest Neuroscience Findings include Lifestyle Factors, Advances in Treatment By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer Parkinson's disease is a complex multi-system brain disorder impacting movement and the regulation of mood. Strides have been made in understanding the mechanism of P…Read More

  3. Less invasive Deep Brain Stimulation implant

    Advanced imaging technology eliminates the need for markers prior to surgery By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer Neurosurgeon Dr. Anant Patel, who is affiliated with St. David’s North Austin Medical Center, and Neurology Solutions Movement Disorders Center Medical Director Dr.…Read More

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    YOPD patient unveils glass mosaic at neurology clinic

    Artist builds mosaics as part of Parkinson’s management By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer Last fall, Neurology Solutions Movement Disorders Center commissioned an art installation from a YOPD patient who creates mosaic art as part of his Parkinson's management. The patient, A…Read More

  5. Medtronic Deep Brain Stimulation Advancements

    FDA Advises Earlier Consideration of DBS for Parkinson's disease By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer Dr. Robert Izor of Neurology Solutions Movement Disorders Center in Austin joined KXAN in the studio last week to talk about the latest advancements in Medtronic deep brain stimul…Read More

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    Neurology Solutions offers DBS troubleshooting evaluations

    Expert team can help DBS patients achieve optimal results By Neurology Solutions Movement Disorders Center Neurology Solutions Movement Disorders Center is offering same-day DBS troubleshooting evaluations for new patients to assess deep brain stimulation problems and failures. Our DBS evaluation is…Read More

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    Deep Brain Stimulation Learning, Support Group

    Monthly Support Group Answers Questions on DBS By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer Undergoing surgery for Deep Brain Stimulation can be a stressful experience for patients and their families. Neurology Solutions sponsors a deep brain stimulation (DBS) support group monthly to pro…Read More

  8. Metabolic Enhancements for Parkinson’s, DBS Topics of Talk

    Panel to discuss benefits of nutrition, exercise, supplements and DBS By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions contributing writer Dr. Robert Izor and the Neurology Solutions care team will lead a panel discussion on key topics of interest to the Parkinson's community including treatment options and the …Read More

  9. Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders

    Dystonia, Essential Tremor, Parkinson’s disease considered for DBS surgery By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a surgical procedure used to treat a variety of debilitating neurological symptoms common to movement disorders such as Parkinson's dis…Read More

  10. New Medications available for managing Parkinson’s Disease

    Patients should seek a medication review at least annually By Karen Hales, Neurology Solutions Contributing Writer There have been several exciting recent developments in the realization of advanced treatment options and new medications for Parkinson’s disease. From surgical treatments to drug dev…Read More