Parkinson's Care at Bronson Methodist Hospital - Bronson Healthcare
Because our trained staff of neurologists and therapists understands all aspects of this debilitating disease, we offer an innovative approach to treating patients with Parkinson's disease.

Why Choose Bronson Methodist Hospital for Parkinson’s Care?

  • Our Parkinson's Treatment Team includes neurologists, occupational therapists, physician assistants, physical therapists and speech therapists
  • Rehabilitation services staff have special training and/or certification to treat patients who have Parkinson's disease
  • Rehabilitation services offered at several locations throughout Calhoun, Kalamazoo and Van Buren counties
  • One of Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care™ and ranked among the top 5% in the nation for treatment of stroke for five years in a row (2012-2016)
  • Ranked among the top 5% in the nation for neurosciences for five years in a row (2012-2016)
  • Ranked among the top 5% in the nation for neurosurgery for four years in a row (2013-2016)
  • Recipient of the Healthgrades Neurosciences Excellence Award for five years in a row (2012-2016)

Parkinson's Conditions We Treat

Our doctors treat conditions, including:

  • Difficulties with memory and thought processes
  • Difficulty eating and swallowing
  • Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders
  • Shaking of hands, arms, legs, jaw or face
  • Slowness of movement
  • Speech problems
  • Stiffness of the arms, legs or trunk
  • Trouble with balance and falls

Our Parkinson’s Treatment Team

Our team consists of neurologists, physician assistants, physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech therapists. Members of the team have completed the National Parkinson Foundation's Allied Team Training for Parkinson program to understand all aspects of the disease.

Our team is also certified in an exercise treatment program for people with Parkinson's disease known as LSVT LOUD (speech therapy) and LSVT BIG (physical/occupational therapy).

Parkinson’s Care Services & Treatments

We offer a wide range of services, including:

  • Education
  • Medicine
  • Neurosurgery
  • Occupational therapy
  • Parkinson's Support Group
  • Physical therapy
  • Regularly scheduled support groups for patients and their caregivers
  • Speech-language pathology

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