Movement disorders

Our experts at Mount Nittany Health are able to diagnose and treat a wide range of movement disorders, including:

  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Huntington’s Disease
  • Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
  • Tremors

Diagnosis: A variety of tests can be used to diagnose movement disorders; some of the tests your provider might order include:

  • X-Ray, CT Scan, MRI Scan, PET Scan, EMG
  • Lab Tests
  • Sleep studies for RLS

Treatment: Mount Nittany Health Neurologists provide treatment plans based on the individual patient’s needs. These treatments can include:

  • Medications
  • Physical, occupational, and speech therapy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Exercise
  • Injections (Botox)
  • Behavioral  treatment
  • Nutrition and lifestyle changes

To learn more about movement disorder care options talk to your primary care physician or click on the appropriate program link below: