The Doctor Is In: Grand Junction
Saturday, October 13, 2012, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Deep Brain Stimulation and Exercise for Parkinson's
Dr. David VanSickle will discuss Deep Brain Stimulation surgery including what it entails, the risks and benefits of the surgery and what makes a good candidate for surgery. He will also outline follow up programming and address concerns expressed by the audience.
Why is exercise important? Jennifer McKenzie will discuss why exercise is beneficial for those with Parkinson’s disease. She will also touch base on different types exercise for people with Parkinson’s and the most current research in exercise and Parkinson’s.
Dr. David VanSickle, South Denver Neurosurgery
Jennifer McKenzie, MSPT, Community Hospital, Grand Jucntion
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Location : Grand Vista Hotel, 2790 Crossroads Boulevard, Grand Junction, CO 81506
Contact : 866-718-2996(toll free), 303-830-1839,