Different types of Movement Disorders treated by Dr Marion in her neurology practice 2017-11-28T13:50:21+00:00

Dr Marion is specialised in movement disorders

The main movement disorders are:

  • Parkinson’s disease or all the rare conditions which mimic Parkinson’s disease.
  • Tremor which affects most often the hands, but can also affect the head, the chin, the tongue or the legs
  • Restless legs syndrome.
  • Tics and Tourette syndrome.
  • Dystonia which is a muscle spasm, usually localised to a group of muscles in adults; eyes (blepharospasm), neck ( torticollis), hand ( writer’s cramp), jaw and tongue, spine ( axial dystonia) and larynx with speech difficulties.
  • Chorea with the most frequent causes being Huntington’s chorea and drug-induced dyskinesias.
  • Myoclonus which can be isolated, associated with epilepsy or other neurological conditions.