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To help you and your loved ones navigate life with Parkinson's, a movement disorder specialist discusses Parkinson's research and care through blogs and videos.

Dr. Rachel Dolhun.

Meet Dr. Dolhun

Rachel Dolhun is a fellowship-trained movement disorder specialist, board-certified neurologist and vice president of medical communications at The Michael J. Fox Foundation.


  • Deep Brain Stimulation and Parkinson’s (Ask the MD Video)

    For people and families who are curious about deep brain stimulation (DBS), Dr. Dolhun shares three things to know.

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    Our Take: Two Friends with Parkinson’s Publish Email Exchange in The New York Times

    An email exchange between two friends who live with Parkinson’s gives a closer look at the thoughts, feelings and questions the disease brings.

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    New Guide on Deep Brain Stimulation and Parkinson’s

    Our latest resource for people and families with Parkinson’s answers common questions and shares tips for thinking about, having, and living with DBS.

  • Buddy Up for Happiness and Health (Ask the MD Video)

    When you or your loved is living with Parkinson’s, one of the best things you can do is connect with others. Hear why and learn about a new way to connect.

  • Ask the MD: Medical Marijuana and Parkinson's Disease

    Ask the MD: Medical Marijuana and Parkinson's Disease

    People with Parkinson’s often ask about medical marijuana: Could it help symptoms? Slow progression? Here, answers to common questions on this topic.

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    Ask the MD: Coronavirus and Parkinson’s

    A movement disorder specialist answers questions about coronavirus and Parkinson’s.

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