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Congratulations to the UF Health Shands Comprehensive Stroke Center

Published: Nov 18th, 2014

    The University of Florida Health Shands Comprehensive Stroke Center has earned national comprehensive stroke center certification from the Joint Commission.  UF Health is the ONLY stroke center with […]

Joint Commission recognizes UF Health Shands Hospital for achieving quality measures

Published: Nov 17th, 2014

 GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Health Shands Hospital has been recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission.   The hospital has been […]

Congratulations to Janis Daly!

Published: Nov 4th, 2014

Dr. Daly was nominated for and elected to the Executive Board of the American Society for Neurorehabilitation (ASNR)! The upcoming ASNR meeting is November 13, 2014.   Dr. Daly will be […]

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UF Health Shands Hospital has been awarded a four-star rating …

Published: Oct 31st, 2014

 from the University HealthSystem Consortium for overall quality and accountability performance.   This accomplishment belongs to the faculty and staff who provide outstanding patient care in our hospital and associated […]

UF recognized for Tourette work!

Published: Oct 31st, 2014

Group of university medical centers that includes UF recognized for Tourette work Staff report Published: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. Last Modified: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at […]

CNN Vital Signs with Dr. Sanjay Gupta looks at Deep Brain Stimulation at UF Health.

Published: Oct 17th, 2014

Dr. Michael Okun & Dr. Kelly Foote formed the University of Florida Health Center for Movement Disorders & Neurorestoration in 2002 to bring together experts in movement disorders from diverse disciplines from all […]


Published: Oct 17th, 2014

To Drs. Wilson, Nadeau, Hedna and Subramony for having received this year’s Education Incentive Award!

Congratulations to Drs. Malaty and Okun!

Published: Oct 14th, 2014

The University of Florida Health Center for Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration has been designated a Tourette Syndrome Association Center of Excellence! To receive the designation, the UF center formed a […]

Improving Deep Brain Stimulation to Treat Freezing of Gait

Published: Oct 10th, 2014

Posted by  Maggie McGuire, October 06, 2014 The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research While deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a powerful treatment for many people living with Parkinson’s, this therapy […]

Out of disorder, comes hope

Published: Oct 9th, 2014

By Diane Chun Published: Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 6:01 a.m. Life for the Staab family of Gainesville changed forever in 2005 when 7-year-old Tyler developed disturbing symptoms. “I was showing […]