Find a specialist

 

The following movement disorder specialists (doctors/medical practices/clinics) offer diagnosis, advice and treatment of dystonia.

 

Auckland

 

Dr Jacqui Allen FRACS, ORL HNS

Auckland ENT Group

242 Great South Road

Greenlane

(09) 5222226

info@aucklandent.co.nz

Laryngologist who treats spasmodic dysphonia and dystonia of the head and neck region eg. Meige syndrome and torticollis.

Referral: via a GP (also accepts self-referrals)

 

Dr Rakesh Patel

Auckland Medical Specialists

183 Gillies Avenue

Epsom 1023

(09) 6389945

Specialty: Childhood dystonia and paediatric conditions

Referral: via a GP

 

Paediatric Neurology

Starship Children’s Hospital

Park Road

Grafton

(09)3797440

www.starship.org.nz

Specialty: Childhood dystonia and paediatric conditions

 

Dr Mark Simpson

Auckland Medical Specialists

183 Gillies Avenue

Epsom 1023

(09) 6389945

Specialties: Generalised dystonia, focal hand dystonia (writers cramp), blepharospasm, Meige syndrome, cervical dystonia (spasmodic torticollis), hemi-dystonia.

Referral: via a GP

 

Neurological Physiotherapist and advisory support

Julie Rope

Duncan Foundation

julie@duncanfoundation.org

19 Edwin Street

Mt Eden 1024

(09) 6238433

 

Hamilton

 

Dr Chris Lynch

Midland Neurology & EMG Ltd Medical Specialists

3 Thackeray Street

Hamilton 3204

(07) 9574924

Specialties: Generalised dystonia, focal hand dystonia (writers cramp), blepharospasm, Meige syndrome, cervical dystonia (spasmodic torticollis), laryngeal dystonia (spasmodic dysphonia), hemi-dystonia.

Referral: via a GP

 

 

 

Disclaimer: the listing is provided as a service to those with an interest in dystonia and does not constitute a recommendation or endorsement by the NZ Dystonia Patient Network.