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Huntington's Disease Clinic

University Hospital Fourth Floor 1221 Lee St. Charlottesville, VA 22908
Phone: 434.924.2706 Fax: 434.924.9068 After-hours: 434.924.0000 : :

Fax: 434.924.9068

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Location Hours:

Monday - Friday | 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Parking:  Free for patients and visitors. Valet parking is also available at no cost to patients with handicaps and veterans.

Floorplan (PDF)

Overview

The Huntington’s Disease Clinic at UVA is recognized as a Center of Excellence by the Huntington’s Disease Society of America (HDSA). It is also the first and largest Huntington’s disease center in Virginia.

We have specialists in:

  • Movement disorders
  • Genetic counseling
  • Physical and occupational therapy
  • Speech language pathology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Social work for patients and families living with illness

We offer the following specialty services:

  • Monthly multidisciplinary Huntington’s Disease Clinic
  • Speech and language pathologists to reduce communication-related HD symptoms
  • Physical and occupational therapists to manage motor-related symptoms of HD
  • Genetic testing and counseling services recommended by the Huntington's Disease Society of America
  • Cognitive assessments performed by neuropsychologists
  • Counseling and social work services to provide ongoing emotional and psychosocial support for our patients and their family members
  • Opportunities to participate in research studies and clinical trials
  • Educational programs for patients, families and health care providers

Learn more about our treatment options for movement disorders