Spotlight!® on Treatment: Lake Havasu, AZ

When

February 12, 2020
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Where

Shugrue’s Restaurant
1425 North McCulloch Blvd
Lake Havasu City, AZ

Who

People with Parkinson’s, Care Partners, Family Members, Healthcare Professionals, Support Group Leaders

About Spotlight® on Treatment

Information is power! Join PMD Alliance for a deep dive into Parkinson’s therapies. You’ll hear about symptoms and treatments directly from movement disorder neurologists, and learn how to better communicate about your symptoms with your own physician team.

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Featured Speakers

Eduardo Gallegos-Trejo, MD

Dr. Gallegos-Trejo is a physician with the High Desert Neuro Diagnostic Medical Group, in Apple Valley, California. Dr. Gallegos-Trejo earned his medical degree from the Autonomous University of Guadalajara in Guadalajara, Mexico. He completed an internship at the General Hospital of Tijuana, B.C., in Tijuana Mexico; a residency at the Hospital Materno-Infantil Project Concern Foundation; a fellowship at the University of California, San Diego; a residency at Texas Tech University in Lubbock; residencies at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Ohio; and a fellowship at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York. A coauthor of several abstracts, Dr. Gallegos-Trejo has medical interests in central nervous system tumors and other neurological disorders. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Society of Internal Medicine, and the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Maria Cristina Ospina, MD

Dr. Ospina is a movement disorder neurologist in private practice as well as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology at the University of Arizona. During her medical career Dr. Ospina has been active in medical research, participating in several NIH and pharmaceutical sponsored clinical trials. She has served as an investigator in the Parkinson Study Group as well as an invited speaker on a variety of topics related to movement disorders. She is trained in both the administration of botulinum toxin for dystonia, and the use of Deep Brain Stimulation. She believes in utilizing complementary modalities in Parkinson care and is an advocate for exercise to improve gait, flexibility and mood.