Parkinson's Disease & You
Selkirk Neurology is a proud care partner with local and national organizations working to provide education and support to patients and caregivers working to live and thrive while facing the daily challenges of a PD diagnosis
Please explore these links and informative videos and reach out to your provider and our clinic staff at any time for additional resources and ongoing updates.
Parkinson's & Telemedicine
Selkirk's own Dr. Aldred discusses his professional experience in past research and current work providing Telemedicine and continuity of care for patients with PD and neurological health concerns in general. Telehealth is fast becoming a go-to care option for patients as they look to engage with their healthcare team within a convenient, secure and focused interaction from the comfort of their own home or select location.
Call us today about options for virtual visits and say "Telehealth is where I'm At!"
A number of reputable academic and non-profit institutions provide high quality and peer reviewed patient education materials for the Parkinson's patient and caregiver on everything from information for the newly diagnosed to research and resources regarding personal wellness, mental health and quality of life for those with PD and movement disorders.
They may provide a diverse range of resources and connections with up to date guidance to aid your active participation in living your best self with a diagnosis of PD; whether serving your goals in managing our daily care, communicating your needs and goals with your provider and care team, building valuable social and wellness connections in your community, advancing research efforts or working to help raise awareness about PD with local and national groups.
Explore these shortcut links at the
Davis Phinney Foundation for Parkinson's to find well cataloged and easily accessible patient education materials. Click the links
The "Online Resources" hosts printable guides and worksheet downloads on an almost exhaustive list of topics and patient 'logs.' There are active links for Podcasts, Webinars and an extensive Video Library for PD patients and caregivers. Search bar is midway on page!