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At The Meinders Center for Movement Disorders in Oklahoma City, we treat complex neurological conditions that can cause involuntary and excess movement, impaired balance and coordination issues such as muscle rigidity and slow movement.
We focus on providing care to the whole patient through a unique and thoughtfully designed structure that encourages collaboration among the movement disorder team. Each patient receives comprehensive care from diagnosis to treatment, ongoing support and therapy, thanks to the variety of movement disorder programs and specialists we have available.
The Meinders Center for Movement Disorders continues to expand and grow services to simplify the lifetime management of patients who suffer from complex, often progressive, neurological diseases.
Cherian Karunapuzha, MD, is a board-certified, fellowship-trained movement disorder neurologist. Dr. Karunapuzha has specialized training and access to advanced technology to handle conditions including:
For qualified patients, Mercy provides a variety of medical and procedural treatment options for movement disorders including deep brain stimulation, botulinum toxin (botox), occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech and swallow therapy.
If you or someone you love is experiencing symptoms of a neurological disorder, talk to your primary care doctor. He or she can make a referral to: “The Meinders Center for Movement Disorder – Oklahoma City Suite 102."
During your first visit at the Meinders Center for Movement Disorders, we will spend time getting to know you, your symptoms and your health history. To make the most of your time with the neurologist, please bring the following items to your appointment.
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At Mercy, we offer comprehensive services to diagnose and treat a full range of conditions, including:
At Mercy, we offer compassionate care for a variety of treatment services, including: