Parkinson's disease - Parkinson's Victoria

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a common neurodegenerative disorder that affects over 85,000 Australians. While it is incurable, there are plenty of treatments that improve quietly of life and help to maintain function over the long journey.

 

Our Movement Disorder Specialists

All Neurologists at Neurology Network Melbourne are trained in the management of PD.

Surgical Treatment for Parkinson’s Disease

Our team of experts have all a wide variety of treatment options for patients. This includes surgical treatment, known as deep brain stimulation (DBS).  DBS is not a cure for PD, but is does offer improvement and hope where other therapies have failed.

 

Historical Aspects of Parkinson’s Disease

James Parkinson’s London – A short film by David Williams

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