The PMD Alliance Spotlight emPowered! series offers in-depth information on treatment and medication options and creates opportunities for you to hear from professionals directly. Our hope is that you’ll ask questions, absorb information to discuss with your own physician, and be better informed and empowered to weigh your options and make informed decisions.
Tuesday December 10, 2019
12:00 – 1:00 PM Pacific
Online, via ZOOM
People with Parkinson’s, care partners, family members
Featured Speaker & Topic
Sandeep Thakkar, DO
Parkinson’s Disease: More than Motor Symptoms
Join us for a deep dive into the non-motor symptoms of hallucinations and delusions and treatment options.
Sandeep Thakkar, DO is a neurologist and movement disorder specialist, whose practice is patient-centered care for Parkinson disease. He believes in providing academic-level care in a private clinical setting, the importance of creating a global awareness of the disease, and strives to stay current with all modalities of care throughout the movement disorders field. This includes specialization in conditions such as dystonias, chorea, Huntington’s disease, essential tremor, Botulinum toxin therapy, spasticity, and other abnormal involuntary movements. He was previously involved with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs Parkinson’s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center or PADRECC in Los Angeles, CA.