Parkinson’s Disease

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The Parkinson’s Program at Emerson Hospital offers various specialized programs and resources to help improve someone’s quality of life when living with Parkinson’s disease. Our team of neurologists, physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech-language pathologists have the knowledge, expertise, and resources to develop individualized treatment plans. We also offer nutrition services and social services as part of our program, and the Steinberg Wellness Center for Mind & Body holds Parkinson’s-related classes. The progression in therapy treatments promotes an active lifestyle and overall support system to our patients with Parkinson’s and their caregivers.

To learn more about a particular therapy or program offering, please call 978-589-6926 or email us at PDcoordinator@emersonhosp.org.

To learn more about the physical, speech and occupational therapies we offer, visit our Parkinson’s Rehabilitative Therapies page.

Virtual Clinic Day

Join your peers for a virtual clinic day from our Parkinson's care team and community partners. Our clinic days will offer informational and interactive sessions that will provide education, resources, and help to improve quality of life when living with Parkinson's disease. All sessions are free to attend.

March 5 & 19, 1-2 p.m.

  • Session 1 — Parkinson's Movement: Dance for PD with Susanne Liebich
  • Session 2 — Eating Smart for Parkinson's with Zainab Kazmi

Both sessions run concurrently on each day. Participants will attend one presentation and then may attend the other offered topic the following Friday clinic day. Please request your preferred sessions using the form below. (Do not select the same session for both days.)