What is a Parkinsons?
Parkinsons is a disease of your brain. It happens when your brain slows down the production of a chemical called Dopamine. Dopamine helps your body move and keeps you in a good mood.
There is currently no cure for Parkinsons. Our doctors are dedicated to providing treatments that will help you control the symptoms.
Warning Signs for Parkinsons
There are 4 main warning signs that you should look for. They are:
- Shaking or tremors in your hands, legs and face.
- Trouble walking or moving
- Stiffness in your arms, legs or body
- Being off balance and possibly even falling
There is no one treatment that applies to every person. We create an individualized treatment plan help to help maintain your abilities.The treatment may include:
- Physical Therapy
- Speech Therapy
Contact our office to schedule time with one of our doctors to discuss your treatment plan.
Address:640 East Oregon Road
Lititz, PA 17543
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Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM