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Movement Disorders

Movement Disorders

Atlantic Health System Neuroscience's Movement Disorders Program at Overlook Medical Center helps patients manage neurological movement disorders – conditions in the brain that affect the body’s speed, fluency, quality and ease of mobility. Once properly diagnosed, most movement disorders have effective treatment options, including medications, Botulinum toxin or Botox injections, and deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgery

Dr. Gigante and the entire movement disorders team were very positive about my potential outcome from the surgery. Their experience and confidence, my faith in God, and the support of my family and friends were guiding forces throughout the entire process. I felt as if I was part of a tremendous team.”

Christine T., Parkinson's Patient
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We have extensive experience in caring for and researching movement disorders. In fact, the National Tourette Syndrome Association named Overlook Medical Center a "Center of Excellence" – a distinction held by only 10 health care, research and academic institutions across the United States.

Some of the movement disorders that we treat, include: