As you age, it’s normal to feel muscle aches and stiffness. But if your arms or legs don’t relax after walking, or you notice any tremors, lean on AdventHealth for answers. Sometimes, these symptoms are early signs of Parkinson's disease (PD), a nervous-system disorder that usually affects people over 50 and can lead to tremors, rigid muscles, and other physical and emotional symptoms.
Our balanced team of neurology and senior-health experts are here to put a name to your symptoms and care for you with life-improving medications, exercises, and minimally invasive surgical techniques. Within our network of hospitals, you’ll have access to compassionate team members, including physical therapists and social workers, to help you manage your Parkinson's symptoms and boost your quality of life. We applaud your strength and know you could handle your Parkinson's diagnosis alone. But health challenges are easier when you’re surrounded by a team you can trust.