Non-Motor Symptoms Mini-Series
Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Non-Motor Symptoms Session Three:
Gastrointestinal, Sensory Symptoms and Autonomic Symptoms
Most people don't automatically recognize that many other medical concerns may actually be a symptom of their Parkinson’s. Symptoms range from a chronic runny nose, constipation to pain. The most important thing to know is that you are not alone and many symptoms can be addressed.
Join us for a three-part series dedicated to uncovering the Non-Motor Symptoms of Parkinson’s disease and how to best treat them.
- Incomplete Voiding of Bowel
- Olfactory Disturbance
- Orthostatic Hypotension
- Bladder Disturbances/Urgency
- Nocturia Frequency
- Dry Mouth
- Dribbling of Saliva
- Dry Eyes
- Sexual Dysfunction
- Lack of Libido
Speaker: Dr. Avi Kurtz
Dr. Kurtz is a board-certified neurologist who completed his medical degree at University of Colorado School of Medicine. He furthered his postgraduate training at University of North Carolina Hospital where he completed a fellowship in movement disorders, residency in neurology, internship in internal medicine and served as chief resident of neurology. He has participated in numerous neurology research trials.
Dr. Kurtz offers a wide range of expertise to care for people with movement disorders. From optimizing medication treatment to help people better manage Parkinson’s disease, to qualifying and managing those who elect DBS treatment, he provides every patient with individualized care and a customized treatment plan.
Location : Arvada Covenant Church, 5555 Ward Rd, Arvada, CO 80002
Contact : (303) 830-1839,