Focus on Neurology and Psychiatry
About This Show
New research and clinical trials yield frequent developments in neuroscience and mental health. ReachMD welcomes an array of leading thinkers who lend their focused expertise to these principles, central to human function and ability.
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Penn Medicine Neurosurgery Expert on Focused Ultrasound for Essential Tremor
Host: Jennifer Caudle, DO
Guest: Gordon Baltuch, MD, PhD
Essential Tremor is one of the most common movement disorder, affecting an estimated 3% of the population or approximately 10 million individuals in the United States. A new technology, Focused Ultrasound offers an alternative to traditional surgery that requires no incision or opening of the skull. Host Dr. Jennifer Caudle is joined by Dr. Gordon Baltuch a professor of Neurosurgery and director of the Penn Center for Functional and Restorative Neurosurgery, to talk about how Focused Ultrasound is an effective treatment for Essential Tremor.