Neil Diamond fans across the world were saddened to learn of the musician’s recent retirement announcement, which has been attributed to his diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease. As more and more high profile individuals announce their neurological conditions, it helps to reduce stigma and increase awareness of what the disease is, how to recognize symptoms, and the ever-improving treatment options. KARE 11 invited movement disorder specialist Dr. Eleanor Orehek in for a live studio interview on February 5, 2018. If you missed it, you can watch above.
To learn more about Dr. Orehek, visit her bio page here.
If you or a loved one have been showing signs of a possible movement disorder, or have been diagnosed and are seeking a neurologist for management of the disease and symptoms, call Noran Neurological Clinic at 612-879-1500 to make an appointment with a neurologist experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of movement disorders. As an expert in Parkinson’s Disease and other movement disorders, Dr. Orehek is also very involved in Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) in the treatment of symptoms in appropriate surgical candidates. If you are considering exploring this as a treatment option, ask for Dr. Eleanor Orehek.