Kathrin LaFaver, MD, FAAN

Assistant Professor

Raymond Lee Lebby Chair in Parkinson's Disease Research; Director, ULP Movement Disorders Clinic


401 E. Chestnut Street, Suite 510, Louisville, KY 40292 Clinical: 502-588-4800 Academic: 502-852-7981

SPECIALTIES:  Parkinson's Disease, Tremor, Huntington's Disease, Functional Movement Disorders, Dystonia, Ataxia, Tourette's Disease

RESEARCH INTERESTS:  Dr. LaFaver's research interests include Parkinson's Disease, Huntington's Disease, and Functional Movement Disorders (FMD).  She has established a motor retraining (MoRe) program for patients with FMD at Frazier Rehab Institute receiving referrals from throughout the US.

MEDICAL SCHOOL:  Albert-Ludwigs Universitat, Freiburg, Germany

RESIDENCY:  Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

FELLOWSHIPS:  Movement Disorders, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; Clinical Research Fellowship, Human Motor Control Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), Bethesda, MD

CERTIFICATIONS:  Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).  American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)

ULP Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders

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