Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

The Ken & Ruth Davee Department of Neurology

Danny  Bega, MD

Danny Bega, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology (Movement Disorders)

Focus of Work

Bio

My clinical interests include Parkinson’s disease and atypical parkinsonian syndromes, tremors, dystonia, Huntington’s disease, Wilson’s disease, tic disorders, psychogenic movement disorders and gait disorders. I perform botulinum toxin injections, assessments for DBS (deep-brain stimulation), and I am involved in several clinical trials for Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders. I am interested in the importance of a holistic approach to health and wellness and have conducted stud...[Read full text]My clinical interests include Parkinson’s disease and atypical parkinsonian syndromes, tremors, dystonia, Huntington’s disease, Wilson’s disease, tic disorders, psychogenic movement disorders and gait disorders. I perform botulinum toxin injections, assessments for DBS (deep-brain stimulation), and I am involved in several clinical trials for Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders. I am interested in the importance of a holistic approach to health and wellness and have conducted studies on complementary and integrative medicine as well. I am the director of the multi-disciplinary Huntington's disease clinic and Wilson's disease clinic. I am also the program director for the neurology residency program.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: Rush University (2009)
  • Internship: Rush University Medical Center, Internal Medicine (2010)
  • Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham & Women’s Hospital (Harvard Medical School), Neurology (2013)
  • Fellowship: Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Movement Disorders (2014)

Contact

Administrative office: 312-503-5706
Clinic (for patients): 312-695-7950

Abbott Hall Suite 1123
710 N Lake Shore Drive
Chicago IL 60611

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