Huntington’s disease, an inherited neurological disorder, affects mood, movement and memory. Our Huntington’s Disease Program at Vanderbilt University Medical Center focuses exclusively on diagnosing and caring for individuals with this genetic, neurodegenerative disorder and their families. Our comprehensive care team offers a full range of care options to help you manage your disorder and associated symptoms. We also offer resources to help with the social and nutritional side effects of your disease.
At Vanderbilt, you will experience our expert and compassionate care beginning with your first appointment and continuing throughout your care journey. Our team is committed to providing you and your family with the most advanced care, research and education.
After your initial visit and neurocognitive consultations, we may need to perform one or more tests. Test options may include:
At Vanderbilt, we offer a full-range of treatment options to help you manage the symptoms of Huntington’s disease. After you complete your consultations and tests, we will discuss different treatment options with you, which may include: