Delivering Hope for Tomorrow
The Parkinson Disease Center and Movement Disorders Clinic at Baylor College of Medicine has long been recognized as one of the world's leading clinical and research institutions focused on Parkinson's disease and related movement disorders. Founded by Joseph Jankovic, M.D., the PDCMDC provides an unparalleled setting for treatment, research and education, with the ultimate goal of finding a cause and a cure for Parkinson's disease and related disorders.
The primary missions of the PDCMDC are to:
- Provide the most professional and compassionate patient care;
- Initiate and conduct clinical and basic research which upholds the highest scientific standards;
- Train physicians and other health care professionals to become skilled in the recognition and treatment of Parkinson?s and other movement disorders and to inspire them to pursue basic or clinical research in the area of movement and neurodegenerative disorders.