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Brandon R. Barton, MD

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  • Neurology
Board Certification:
  • Neurology
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency: Rush University Medical Center - Neurology
Fellowship: Rush University Medical Center - Movement Disorders
Clinical Expertise:
  • Ataxia
  • Botulinum toxin injections
  • Chorea
  • Corticobasal degeneration
  • Dystonia
  • Movement disorders
  • Multiple system atrophy
  • Myoclonus
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Progressive supranuclear palsy
  • Restless legs syndrome (RLS)
  • Tics
  • Tourette syndrome
  • Tremor
Research Interests:
  • Clinical trials in Parkinson disease
  • Cognitive and neuropsychiatric features of Parkinson disease
  • Impulse control disorders in Parkinson disease
  • Pharmacological studies of movement disorders
  • Movement Disorders in US Veterans
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Mental Health-Related Healthcare Use Following Bilateral Deep Brain Stimulation For Parkinson's Disease.
    Westbay LC, Cao L, Burnett-Zeigler I, Reizine N, Barton B, Ippolito D, Weaver FM, Stroupe KT
    J Parkinsons Dis
    2015 Sep 14
  2. Cost of deep brain stimulation for the treatment of Parkinson's disease by surgical stimulation sites.
    Stroupe KT, Weaver FM, Cao L, Ippolito D, Barton BR, Burnett-Zeigler IE, Holloway RG, Vickrey BG, Simuni T, Follett KA
    Mov. Disord.
    2014 Nov
  3. Comparison of the Movement Disorder Society Parkinson's disease dementia criteria with neuropsychological testing.
    Barton BR, Bernard B, Czernecki V, Goldman JG, Stebbins G, Dubois B, Goetz CG
    Mov. Disord.
    2014 May 13
  4. Autosomal dominant mutations in POLG and C10orf2: association with late onset chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia and Parkinsonism in two patients.
    Brandon BR, Diederich NJ, Soni M, Witte K, Weinhold M, Krause M, Jackson S.
    J Neurol. 2013
    2013 Jul
    260(7):1931-3. doi: 10.1007/s00415-013-6975-2. Epub 2013 May 30. No abstract available.
  5. Clinical validation of Movement Disorder Society-recommended diagnostic criteria for Parkinson's disease with dementia.
    Barton B, Grabli D, Bernard B, Czernecki V, Goldman JG, Stebbins G, Dubois B, Goetz CG.
    Mov Disord. 2012
    2012 Feb
    27(2):248-53. doi: 10.1002/mds.24059. Epub 2011 Dec 9.
  6. Movement disorders caused by medical disease.
    Barton B, Zauber SE, Goetz CG.
    Semin Neurol. 2009
    2009 Apr
    29(2):97-110. doi: 10.1055/s-0029-1213731. Epub 2009 Apr 15. Review.
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