Irene Litvan and Movement Disorders Video 

Welcome

movement disorder graphicWe are dedicated to providing the best diagnostic, therapeutic, palliative and supportive care to patients with movement disorders and neurodegenerative diseases, such as Parkinson's. At UCSD, we use cutting-edge technology to manage and treat all our patients. 

News 

Empowering The Community

The UCSD Movement Order Center would like to invite you to participate in our spring symposium, "Parkinson's Disease: Empowering the Community," set for March 19, 2016 from 10 - 3 p.m. at the Irwin Jacobs Qualcomm Hall, 5775 Morehouse Drive.

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Progress on Parkinson's Research and Treatment

Our Movement Disorder Center led by Irene Litvan, MD, is now designated as a Center of Excellence. Find out about our progress in diagnosing and treating Parkinson's disease.

News about Phase 3 trial

Researchers at the UC San Diego School of Medicine have launched a Phase III clinical trial to evaluate the drug isradipine, a calcium channel blocker often used to treat high blood pressure, as a potential new treatment for Parkinson disease (PD).

 

 

Videos 

Two of our recent Neurology Grand Rounds presentations focused on dystonia, a movement disorder in which sustained muscle contractions cause twisting and repetitive movements or abnormal postures.

 

Video Rounds 

Upcoming Video Rounds Schedule 

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Please RSVP for the Movement Disorder Video Rounds here.


Mission

Translating innovative research into state-of-the-art, comprehensive, personalized patient care in movement disorders.


Vision

To enhance mind and body - one life at a time - through new science, new medicine and new cures


Contact Us

New patients: 800-926-8273
Follow-up Patients: 858-822-MOVE (6683)
Email: movementdisorders@ucsd.edu

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