Education

Medical Degree
Finch University of Health Sciences, The Chicago Medical School, Chicago, Illinois
Internship
Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas
Residency
Neurology, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas
Fellowship
Movement Disorder, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas

Areas of Interests

Clinical Interests

Parkinson’s Disease
Neurodegenerative Disease
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Cortical Basal Ganglia Degeneration
Multiple System Atrophy
Spasticity
Dystonia
Lewy Body Dementia
Alzheimer’s Disease


Research Interests

Evaluation of the Efficacy and Safety of ALTROPANE for Differentiating Parkinsonian Syndromes from Non-Parkinsonian Syndromes in Patients with Tremors. (Primary Investigator, Mya C. Schiess, M.D.)

Israel Adagio Clinical Study Protocol: A Multicenter, Double-Blind, Randomized Start, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study to Assess Rasagiline as a Disease Modifying Therapy in Early Parkinson’s Disease Subjects”. (Primary Investigator, Mya C. Schiess, M.D.)