Find a Doctor

Finding a doctor with special training in movement disorders can make a big difference in your treatment.

The DMRF maintains a directory of physicians and healthcare providers with experience and/or interest in treating people with dystonia. Please note that the professionals listed in this directory vary in their experience and specific areas of expertise and have voluntarily chosen to be listed.

The listing of these persons does not constitute or imply a recommendation or endorsement by the DMRF. When considering these healthcare providers, we strongly encourage you to investigate thoroughly and ask questions about the training of the medical team and how many dystonia patients they treat and what forms. Click here if you are a physician who treats dystonia and wish to submit your information to be added to the directory.

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Charles Adler MD, PhD

Mayo Clinic Scottsdale
13400 E. Shea Boulevard
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
480-301-8100

Treats Children: No

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia (Spasmodic Torticollis), Dopa-Responsive, Early-Onset Generalized, Embouchure Dystonia, Myoclonic Dystonia, Oromandibular, Paroxysmal Dystonia, Rapid-Onset Dystonia-Parkinsonism, Secondary Dystonia, Spasmodic Dysphonia, Tardive Dyskinesias/Dystonia, Writers Cramp, X-Linked Dystonia-Parkinsonism

Stephen Bansberg MD

Mayo Clinic Scottsdale
13400 E. Shea Boulevard
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
480-301-8082

Treats Children: No

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Spasmodic Dysphonia

John Caviness MD

Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Department of Neurology
13400 E. Shea Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
480-301-8000

Treats Children: No

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia (Spasmodic Torticollis), Dopa-Responsive, Early-Onset Generalized, Myoclonic Dystonia, Writers Cramp

Kathleen Duerksen M.D.

1200 N. El Dorado Pl.
Suite B250
Tucson, AZ 85715
520-757-8030

Treats Children: Yes

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm, Oromandibular,

Michael Epstein MD

Medical Neurology, Ltd
5757 W. Thunderbird Road, Suite E-151
Glendale, AZ 85306
602-843-3811

Treats Children: No

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm, Oromandibular, Secondary Dystonia,

Virgilio Gerald H. Evidente MD

Movement Disorders Center of Arizona
9590 E. Ironwood Square Drive, Suite 225
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
480-526-5441 or 480-307-9828
mdca@cox.net

Treats Children: No

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia (Spasmodic Torticollis), Early-Onset Generalized, Myoclonic Dystonia, Oromandibular, Paroxysmal Dystonia, Secondary Dystonia, Spasmodic Dysphonia, Writers Cramp, X-Linked Dystonia-Parkinsonism,

Jeffrey Gitt D.O.

4921 E. Bell Road #204
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
602-482-2116

Treats Children: No

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia (Spasmodic Torticollis), Dopa-Responsive, Early-Onset Generalized, Embouchure Dystonia, Myoclonic Dystonia, Oromandibular, Paroxysmal Dystonia, Rapid-Onset Dystonia-Parkinsonism, Secondary Dystonia, Spasmodic Dysphonia, Writers Cramp,

Sherril Howard M.S., CCC-SL

6565 E. Carondelet Drive, Suite 300
Tucson, AZ 85710
520-721-4544

Treats Children: No

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Spasmodic Dysphonia, X-Linked Dystonia-Parkinsonism,

Darry Johnson M.D.

13760 N. 93rd Avenue, Suite 101
Peoria, AZ 85381
623-876-3940

Treats Children: No

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia (Spasmodic Torticollis), Dopa-Responsive, Oromandibular, Paroxysmal Dystonia, Rapid-Onset Dystonia-Parkinsonism, Secondary Dystonia, Writers Cramp,

Mark Kruer MD

Phoenix Children's Hospital
1919 E. Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85016
602-933-0970
mkruer@phoenixchildrens.com

Treats Children: Yes

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Acquired (Secondary) Dystonias, Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia/Spasmodic Torticollis, Dopa-Responsive Dystonia, Focal Limb Dystonia, Generalized - Childhood/Adolesecent Onset, Myoclonus-Dystonia, Oromandibular/Embouchure Dystonia, Paroxysmal Dystonia/Dyskinesias, Primary Torsion Dystonia, Paroxysmal Dyskinesias/Dystonia, Rapid-Onset Dystonia-Parkinsonism, Spasmodic Dysphonia/Laryngeal Dystonia, Writers Cramp/Hand Dystonia, Tardive Dyskinesias/Dystonia, X-Linked Dystonia-Parkinsonism

Padma Mahant M.D.

2610 N. Third Street, Suite A
Phoenix, AZ 85004
602-277-2228

Treats Children: Yes

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia (Spasmodic Torticollis), Secondary Dystonia, Writers Cramp,

Guillermo Moguel-Cobos MD

240 West Thomas Road
Suite 301
Phoenix, AZ 85013
602-406-6262

Treats Children: Yes

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia (Spasmodic Torticollis), Dopa-Responsive, Early-Onset Generalized, Myoclonic Dystonia, Oromandibular, Paroxysmal Dystonia, Rapid-Onset Dystonia-Parkinsonism, Secondary Dystonia, Spasmodic Dysphonia, Tardive Dyskinesias/Dystonia, Writers Cramp, X-Linked Dystonia-Parkinsonism,

Maria Cristina Ospina MD

7500 N. Dreamy Draw Dr, Suite 133
Phoenix, AZ 85020
602-277-2228

Treats Children: Yes

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Acquired (Secondary) Dystonias, Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia/Spasmodic Torticollis, Dopa-Responsive Dystonia, Focal limb dystonia, Generalized Child/adolescent Onset, Generalized Adult Onset, Oromandibular/Embouchure Dystonia, Myoclonus-dystonia, Paroxysmal Dyskinesias/Dystonia, Primary Torsion Dystonia, Rapid-Onset Dystonia-Parkinsonism, Writers Cramp/Hand Dystonia, Tardive Dyskinesias/Dystonia

Robert Rubenzik MD

6005 W. Thunderbird Road
Glendale, AZ 85306
602-938-0900

Treats Children: No

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm,

Johan Samanta MD, PC

7500 N. Dreamy Draw Dr, Suite 133
Phoenix, AZ 85020
602-277-2228

Treats Children: Yes

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia (Spasmodic Torticollis), Dopa-Responsive, Early-Onset Generalized, Myoclonic Dystonia, Oromandibular, Paroxysmal Dystonia, Writers Cramp

Scott Sherman MD, PhD

The University of Arizona Department of Neurology
1501 N Campbell Avenue
Tuscon, AZ 85724
520-694-8888

Treats Children: No

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Acquired (Secondary) Dystonias, Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia/Spasmodic Torticollis, Dopa-Responsive Dystonia, Focal limb dystonia, Generalized Child/adolescent Onset, Generalized Adult Onset, Oromandibular/Embouchure Dystonia, Myoclonus-dystonia, Paroxysmal Dyskinesias/Dystonia, Primary Torsion Dystonia, Rapid-Onset Dystonia-Parkinsonism, Spasmodic Dysphonia/Laryngeal dystonia, Writers Cramp/Hand Dystonia, Tardive Dyskinesias/Dystonia

Holly Shill MD

Barrow Neurology Clinics
240 W Thomas Rd # 301
Phoenix, , AZ 85013
602-406-6262

Treats Children: No

David Shprecher MD

Banner Health Cleo Roberts Center
10515 W Santa Fe Dr Bldg B 1st Fl
Sun City, AZ 85351
623-832-6530

Treats Children: Yes

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia (Spasmodic Torticollis), Dopa-Responsive, Oromandibular, Paroxysmal Dystonia, Rapid-Onset Dystonia-Parkinsonism, Spasmodic Dysphonia, Tardive Dyskinesias/Dystonia, X-Linked Dystonia-Parkinsonism

Harry Tamm MD

Phoenix Neurological Associates
1331 N. 7th Street #350
Phoenix, AZ 85006
602-258-3354

Treats Children: No

Forms of Dystonia Treated:
Blepharospasm, Cervical Dystonia (Spasmodic Torticollis), Dopa-Responsive, Early-Onset Generalized, Myoclonic Dystonia, Oromandibular, Secondary Dystonia, Writers Cramp,