Movement Disorder

Opening Hours

Marengo Asia Hospitals, Faridabad

Mon-Sat: 10:00 AM – 04:00 PM

Sunday: Closed

Mediclub Clinic

Mon-Sun: 05:30 PM – 07:30 PM

Thursday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

Movement disorders encompass a spectrum of neurological conditions characterized by abnormal or involuntary movements affecting muscles, nerves, and brain structures crucial for movement control. These disorders vary widely in severity and impact, from benign tremors to debilitating conditions like Parkinson’s disease and Huntington’s disease.

Parkinson’s disease is perhaps the most widely recognized movement disorder, marked by tremors, stiffness, slowness of movement (bradykinesia), and impaired balance and coordination. It results from the loss of dopamine-producing neurons in the brain.

Essential tremor manifests as rhythmic shaking, typically in the hands, which worsens with movement and can affect daily activities like eating or writing. It’s often hereditary and may worsen over time.

Dystonia involves sustained muscle contractions causing twisting movements or abnormal postures. It can affect one muscle group (focal dystonia) or multiple muscles (generalized dystonia), impacting mobility and comfort.

Huntington’s disease is a genetic disorder causing progressive deterioration of physical, cognitive, and emotional functions. It results in involuntary movements (chorea), cognitive decline, and psychiatric symptoms.

Tourette syndrome presents with involuntary motor and vocal tics, typically beginning in childhood and varying in severity over time. It can significantly impact social interactions and daily functioning.

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) causes uncomfortable sensations in the legs and an irresistible urge to move them, often exacerbated at rest or during nighttime.

Ataxia refers to a lack of muscle coordination, affecting movements like walking, speaking, and fine motor skills. It can result from damage to the cerebellum or its connections.

Dr. Kunal Bahrani is a distinguished Movement Disorder Specialist in Faridabad, renowned for his expertise in diagnosing and treating these conditions. He offers personalized treatment plans tailored to each patient’s specific needs, aiming to alleviate symptoms, improve function, and enhance overall quality of life. With a compassionate approach and commitment to comprehensive care, Dr. Bahrani ensures patients receive the best possible management for their movement disorders, empowering them to live more fulfilling lives despite their neurological challenges.