Movement disorders affect a person’s ability to move smoothly and easily. These disorders can cause abnormal movements or make it challenging to control movements.
One common example is Parkinson’s disease, where a person may experience tremors, stiffness, and difficulty with balance. Another example is dystonia, which can lead to involuntary muscle contractions and abnormal postures.
These conditions can result from various factors, including genetic issues, injuries, or problems in the brain. Treatment may involve medications, therapy, or in some cases, surgery to help manage symptoms and improve daily functioning.
Working with a doctor to diagnose and create a personalized plan for individuals with movement disorders is essential. Medications, therapy, and sometimes surgery can help. Keep track of your symptoms and don’t hesitate to seek help.
Dr. Navin Tiwari