Our Staff

Neurologists at The University of Kansas Health SYstem are the most respected in the country when it comes to movement disorders. The hospital is one of only 25 in the country and 40 worldwide to be designated a Center of Excellence by the National Parkinson Foundation.

  • Our neurosurgeons has extensive experience in deep brain stimulation surgery. One of the first deep brain stimulation surgeries was performed at The University of Kansas Health System.
  • We have internationally recognized physicians who have experience in diagnosis, treatment and research of movement disorders.
  • We have a multidisciplinary care team that will include surgeons, physicians, nurses, physical and occupational therapists, social workers, speech pathologists and other professionals.
  • The university and medical center are on the forefront of clinical research in movement disorders. Our doctors have been published internationally and regularly present papers on the clinical research.



pahwa-rajesh-KS23597   Rajesh Pahwa, MD
nashatizadeh-muhammad-CQP004V2   Muhammad Nashatizadeh, MD
Vibhash Sharma, MD   Vibhash Sharma, MD



Michael Kinsman, MD   Michael Kinsman, MD
nazzaro-jules-KST00790   Jules Nazzaro, MD


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