Dr Foltynie is a Cosultant Neurologist and Senior lecturer as well as seeing General Neurology patients, he has a specific interest in patients with movement disorders. He did his PhD studying the epidemiology and genetics of Parkinsons disease and now responsible for patients undergoing Deep brain Stimulation for Parkinsons disease and is now responsible for patients undergoing Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinsons and other conditions
He is also involved in trials of new treatments for Parkinsons Disease including Duodopa, Exenatide and cell transplantation and is on the scientific committee for the the Cure Parkinsons Trust.
Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
- Parkinsons Disease
- Tourette syndrome
- atypical forms of tremors