Quality CareFind out why Mayo Clinic is the right place for your health care. Make an appointment.
Meet the StaffFind a directory of doctors and departments at all Mayo Clinic campuses. Visit now.
Research and Clinical TrialsSee how Mayo Clinic research and clinical trials advance the science of medicine and improve patient care. Explore now.
Visit Our SchoolsEducators at Mayo Clinic train tomorrow’s leaders to deliver compassionate, high-value, safe patient care. Choose a degree.
Professional ServicesExplore Mayo Clinic's many resources and see jobs available for medical professionals. Get updates.
Philanthropy at Mayo ClinicYour support accelerates powerful innovations in patient care, research and education. Give today.
Research in Dr. Wszolek's lab at Mayo Clinic is discovering new ways to fight the onslaught of neuromuscular disorders, such as Parkinson's disease, by discovering the genetic and environmental factors to develop new therapeutics to combat these diseases.
The Parkinson's Disease, Clinical Genetics and Movement Disorders Lab studies how genetic factors contribute to disease with a goal of developing therapies for particular genetic defects that cause Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders.
Dr. Wszolek's research activities include a focus on genetics and environmental risk factors of Parkinson's disease and clinical, radiological and pathological studies of cases with known gene mutations for Parkinson's disease and related disorders.
Mayo Clinic offers a wide variety of clinical trials in all phases for many types of movement disorders, including Parkinson's disease.
Neurologists, neurophysiologists and other experts in movement disorders at all three of Mayo Clinic's campuses treat virtually every condition that causes voluntary or involuntary abnormal increased movements in adults and children.
Contact Dr. Wszolek about his research or for information about training opportunities in his Parkinson's Disease, Clinical Genetics and Movement Disorders Lab.
Mayo Clinic is a nonprofit organization and proceeds from Web advertising help support our mission. Mayo Clinic does not endorse any of the third party products and services advertised.
A single copy of these materials may be reprinted for noncommercial personal use only. "Mayo," "Mayo Clinic," "MayoClinic.org," "Mayo Clinic Healthy Living," and the triple-shield Mayo Clinic logo are trademarks of Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research.