Neurological and Specialty Clinics

Neurologists

The National Ataxia Foundation has compiled a list of neurologists across the United States and in some countries who see patients who have ataxia or other movement disorders. The NAF does not verify the medical qualifications, licenses, or medical practice capabilities of the listed physicians. Click here

Ataxia Clinics

Ataxia Clinics are specialty clinics committed to providing specialized medical care for people affected with cerebellar ataxia. Clinics are devoted to the diagnosis, treatment and management of ataxias as well as prevention and management of complications affecting this group of patients. Patients with the many types of rare ataxias can benefit from multidisciplinary specialists, which often include genetic counselors, speech therapists, physical therapists and other specialists who are devoted to the care and treatment of those with ataxia. Click here

Movement Disorder Clinics

Movement Disorder Clinics specialize in disorders that affect movement. Physicians at these clinics will treat patients with Parkinson's Disease, Huntington's Chorea, Ataxia, Tremor, Dystonia, Torticollis, Restless Leg Syndrome and other movement disorders. Some clinics will offer opportunities to participate in research, including clinical trials, genetic studies and neuroimaging. Some will have social work case management services. Most will provide an interdisciplinary approach to treating the patient that would include neurologists, physical therapists, speech therapists and other medical team members available to the patient. Click here