Category Archives: Parkinson’s

Dr. Orehek Discusses 23andMe with WCCO

You may have seen the news last month about the at-home genetic testing company 23andMe recently receiving approval from the FDA to provide genetic testing for genes associated with risk of 10 different diseases or conditions, including late-onset Alzheimer’s and … Continue reading

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Spring Parkinson’s Symposium on May 13th, 2017

  Dr. Eleanor Orehek, board-certified neurologist and movement disorder specialist at Noran Neurological Clinic, will join other local specialists in an educational conference on Parkinson’s Disease on May 13th. For more information or to register, call Anushka at 651-241-8297 or … Continue reading

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Dr. Vaou Discusses Deep Brain Stimulation on the Mary Hanson Show

Dr. Okeanis Vaou, board certified neurologist at Noran Clinic and fellowship trained in sleep medicine and movement disorders, has been a recurring guest on The Mary Hanson Show to discuss the non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease. As an expert in Parkinson’s Disease … Continue reading

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Fall Parkinson Conference on October 1, 2016

The APDA will be presenting a free conference this fall on Parkinson’s Disease. We are proud to share that Dr. Okeanis Vaou, board-certified neurologist and movement disorder specialist at Noran Clinic & Medical Director of the Minnesota APDA, will be … Continue reading

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Dr. Vaou Speaks to Fox 9 The Buzz after Muhammad Ali’s Passing

Board Certified Neurologist and Fellowship trained Movement Disorder Specialist Dr. Okeanis Vaou spoke to Fox 9 News The Buzz on June 20, 2016 about Parkinson’s Disease in light of Muhammad Ali’s passing after a long time diagnosis of PD. To learn more … Continue reading

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Changing the Pace of Parkinson’s: A Community Educational Event

Changing the Pace of Parkinson’s Life-enhancing Advances in Symptom Control You’re invited to attend a special educational event to hear how advances in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease are making a difference in people’s lives. Expert neurologists and a neurosurgeon … Continue reading

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Dr. Vaou discusses Dementia and Parkinson’s Disease on The Mary Hanson Show

Dr. Okeanis Vaou, board certified neurologist at Noran Clinic and fellowship trained in sleep medicine and movement disorders, has been a recurring guest on The Mary Hanson Show to discuss the non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease. In a recent interview that aired March … Continue reading

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Boxing-fitness: A new tool in battling Parkinson’s Disease

The Pioneer Press recently ran an article featuring a new boxing class offered by Title Boxing that is aimed at improving fitness and, it has been found, slowing the progression of Parkinson’s Disease. “Exercise is the closest thing we have … Continue reading

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Fox 9 News Story: Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery

Board Certified neurologist and movement disorder specialist Dr. Okeanis Vaou has had an ongoing passion for evaluating, treating and managing the medical care of people with movement disorders. Over the past year, she has worked closely with neurosurgeon Dr. Gregg Dyste … Continue reading

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Dr. Vaou Discusses Depression and Parkinson’s Disease on the Mary Hanson Show

Dr. Okeanis Vaou, neurologist at Noran Clinic and fellowship trained in sleep medicine and movement disorders, was interviewed by the Mary Hanson show previously to discuss the non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease. Mary Hanson and her viewers were interested in … Continue reading

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