The Stanford Movement Disorders Center provides the full range of
care for people with all types of movement disorders. Our movement
disorder experts partner with you to create a treatment plan tailored
to your individual needs and goals.
The Stanford Movement Disorders Center (SMDC) offers you the latest
advances in medical and surgical treatment. In addition, our patients
have the opportunity to be involved in leading-edge clinical trials.
Our team is dedicated to translating recent discoveries into effective
therapies to help improve your quality of life.
Our thorough evaluation process includes clinical, kinematic (motor
control), electrophysiological, laboratory and radiological (imaging)
diagnostic evaluations. The SMDC consists of multiple clinics that
focus on specific conditions or treatments. In each clinic, our
specialists collaborate to provide you with comprehensive care.
The subspecialty clinics that are part of the SMDC include:
The Stanford Balance Center is one of few medical centers in the country to offer an interdisciplinary program for comprehensive testing and community outreach.
Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.
Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.
For your convenience, you may check in for all same-day appointments
at the Stanford Neuroscience Health Center through a centralized,
check-in desk near the front lobby. In addition to all outpatient
services, you also can access onsite pre-surgery consultations at the center.
Appointments are available by physician referral only. Ask your
doctor's office to fax a letter of referral, contact information,
insurance information and records to 650-723-6002. We will
review your records and contact you about an appointment.
PREPARE FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT
Bring any MRI or CT films
Plan to be at the clinic
for one to two hours
AFTER YOUR APPOINTMENT
To reorder a prescription, have your pharmacy call
650-723-4720 or fax a refill request to
For Movement Disorders Center
information, call 650-736-0514.
Stanford Health Care provides comprehensive services
to refer and track patients, as well as provides the latest
information and news for physicians and office staff. For help with
all referral needs and questions visit Referring Physicians.
HOW TO REFER
Fax a referral form with supporting documentation to
Track your patients' progress and communicate with Stanford providers