What is Parkinson's Disease?
Parkinson's disease is a progressive neurologic lease that causes shaking, tremors, stiffness, difficulties with walking, balance and coordination. The symptoms usually starts off mild but gradually worsen over time. Parkinson's disease (PD) is occurs when brain cells or neurons die or become impaired in the area of the brain that controls movement.
Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease
Tremors or shakiness in hands, arms, legs, jaw or head
Smaller than normal movements
Stiffness in trunk or limbs
Impaired balance (often tipping backwards) which can lead to falls
Low voice volume
How Neuro Advantage Rehabilitation can help you:
Our therapists have advanced training and certifications in the treatment of Parkinson's disease. Our clinicians are LSVT BIG certified as well as PWR! moves certified. Both treatment methods are clinically proved and evidenced based treatments for Parkinson's disease.
Join Our Parkinson's Support Group! Free to attend- The last Wednesday of every month from 3-4:00 PM
Join our PWR! Moves exercise class every Tuesday from 1:00-1:45PM- call for more information!