Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders
The Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center is recognized by the National Parkinson Foundation as one of its worldwide Centers of Excellence.
Our program brings together the advanced resources of Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, one of the nation's premier institutions for research into movement disorders. The school was recently named by the National Institutes of Health as one of only 12 centers in the country to receive the prestigious Morris K. Udall Center grant for Parkinson's research.
To provide innovative, multidisciplinary care for patients and families affected by Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders. To promote health, education, and support for patients, caregivers, family members, healthcare providers, and the community. To conduct pre-clinical and clinical research in order to extend the knowledge and treatment of movement disorders.
The Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center is recognized by the National Parkinson Foundation as a Center of Excellence.
Call our office at 312-503-4397
Highlight of the Month
First Tuesday PD&MDC Support Group
• Learn about movement disorders & related topics
• Share experiences, receive support & understanding
• Meet new people, relax and have fun!
When: First Tuesday of the Month, December 2, 2014
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (come to any or all of this event)
10:30 a.m.-11:15 a.m. Dance Therapy
11:15 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Physical Therapy - Exercise
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch & Discussion Groups for Patients & Caregivers
1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Monthly Presentation
Where: Northwestern Medicine, 251 East Huron – Feinberg Pavilion, 3rd Floor, Room A
Free parking at Huron/St. Clair Self-Park
Congratulations for all those who participated in Moving Day Chicago! The amount raised to date is $420,130
News & Announcements
Program Events are offered free of charge
December 3, 2014 is our Music and End of 2014 Celebration.
(2015 Calendar please click here)
Meet Our Team
Make a Gift
Donations are gratefully accepted at 312-926-2033. Our phone representative will ensure that your gift is designated to the Parkinson's & Movement Disorders Centers.
To Donate by Mail
Northwestern Memorial Foundation
attn: Leslie Post-Weissinger
541 North Fairbanks, Suite 800
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center
675 North Saint Clair Street, Suite 20-100
For an appointment with a movement disorders specialist
Programs and Education
For educational materials, support groups and program information:
Education and Fact Sheets or call
Exercise Programs for PD patients in the Community (click here)
RIC Fitness Classes
Adaptive Sports & Fitness Program
Amplitude Based Training (Evanston)
Parkinson's Warm Water Power Circuit
Visit Parkinson's Corner (click here)
Thank you for taking the time to visit our website! If you have questions please call our office at (312) 503-4397.