Hour 1: YOU The Owner's Manual Radio 9.13.14

Summary: Join Dr. Roizen and his expert guests for the latest health news, wellness advice and most up-to-date research from around the world.
Air Date: 9/13/14
Duration: 60
Host: Michael Roizen, MD
Guest Bio: Fiona Gupta, MD
Dr. Fiona Gupta, M.D. is the Medical Director of the Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) program at the Movement Disorders Center at Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC) in Hackensack, NJ. She is a neurosurgeon sub-specializing in movement disorders.

Dr. Gupta completed a prestigious two year fellowship in Movement Disorders at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City and her neurology training at the University of Connecticut, where she also served as chief resident. She was honored with being the recipient of the compassionate physician award, which is given annually to a designated senior neurology resident.

Dr. Gupta was instrumental in establishing a Movement Disorders Center at Hackensack University Medical Center, where the emphasis is comprehensive and compassionate patient care. She is currently the principal investigator of clinical trials in Movement Disorders, which are being conducted at the medical center. Her program was selected to be a designated teaching center for deep brain stimulation by Medtronic, which is the medical device company that supplies the DBS device, and serves as faculty for Medtronic.

In addition, Dr. Gupta is annually chosen as the key speaker to give various lectures on the field of Movement Disorders throughout the region. Recent lectures have been to the New Jersey Neurological Association, grand rounds at major teaching institutions and other Continuing Medical Education events.In addition to treating patients with Parkinson’s disease, Dr. Gupta specializes in treating patients with essential tremor, focal and generalized dystonia, Huntington’s disease, and spasticity resulting from cerebral palsy, stroke, or multiple sclerosis. She can seen by patients at the North Jersey Brain & Spine Center in Oradell, NJ.
    Hour 1: YOU The Owner's Manual Radio 9.13.14

    World-renowned physician, Dr. Michael Roizen, MD, continues to update your understanding of the meaning of health by providing an in-depth review of the most impactful health headlines.

    Joined by his co-host, Joe Galuski, they discuss the health news that matters most to you.

    The duo is later joined by Dr. Fiona Gupta, who discusses the little-known early signs of Parkinson's disease, including loss of smell and dizziness.

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