The Nye Legacy Parkinson’s Assist Group has a particular visitor scheduled for its October assembly.
On Thursday, Oct. 17, Dr. Diego Torres-Russotto, director of the Motion Problems Program and affiliate professor within the Division of Neurological Sciences on the College of Nebraska Medical Middle, will likely be presenting on motion issues in Parkinson’s illness.
His specialties and pursuits embody Parkinson’s illness, motion issues, deep mind stimulation, tremor, orthostatic tremor and Dystonia. Torres evaluates sufferers with motion issues together with Parkinson illness, Chorea, Dystonia, Spasticity, Gait Abnormalities, and Ataxia. He additionally performs Botulinum Toxin injections and deep mind stimulation.
Torres will likely be presenting info on Parkinson’s Illness Dyskinesia, what it’s, the way it can have an effect on each day actions, and what choices can be found to handle it. Members of the family, caregivers and mates caring for family members with Parkinson’s illness or associated illnesses are inspired to attend.
The Nye Legacy Parkinson’s Assist Group meets the third Thursday of every month from 9:30-10:30 a.m. on the Nye Legacy Terrace Rooms, 3210 N. Clarkson St., in Fremont. The group is facilitated by Cathi Sampson, who could also be contacted at 402-753-6108 or firstname.lastname@example.org.