Neurologist joins Hospital for Special Care to aid with Parkinson's treatments

Published on Wednesday, 13 December 2017 21:47
Written by Angie DeRosa


NEW BRITAIN-Hospital for Special Care announced Wednesday that neurologist and clinical neurophysiologist Dr. Sadaf Khorasani has joined the Charles H. Kaman Foundation Neuromuscular Center at HSC.

Khorasani will significantly expand the capacity of the center’s Parkinson’s disease and movement disorders clinic.

“We are pleased to welcome Dr. Khorasani to our neuromuscular team,” said Lynn Ricci, president and CEO of HSC. “As we celebrate the center’s 10th anniversary we are poised for exciting advances in patient care.”

She added, Khoarasani will help the hospital meet the growing need for integrative approaches to care for Parkinson’s patients and will also work closely with Dr. Adam Simmons to advance their efforts to achieve designation as a National Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence.

Khorasani completed her medical degree at Maimonides Hospital in New York and St. Georges University in the West Indies. She completed a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology at the Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University and neurology residency at the University of Connecticut Health Center and Hartford Hospital.

She also holds specialty certifications from both the American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology and American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Posted in The Bristol Press, General News on Wednesday, 13 December 2017 21:47. Updated: Wednesday, 13 December 2017 21:49.