Parkinson’s disease & Movement Disorders
Empathic Care. Empowered Patient. Mindful Healing.
Dr. Monique Giroux combines medical, rehabilitation and wellness therapies offering the most holistic, empathic and comprehensive movement disorders care in Colorado. Dr. Giroux embraced patient-centered comprehensive care in 1999 building one of the first specialty centers for Parkinson’s when the concept of holistic care was unknown in the field of Movement Disorders. Dr. Giroux’s strong belief that patient-centered care empowers and strengthens resiliency is evident in the hope she inspires in her patients. Dr. Monique Giroux is an author of several patient books and nationally recognized specialist in Movement Disorders and deep brain stimulation and serves the following organizations:
- Neurology Program Director Heritage Club Greenwood Village Brookdale Senior Care, Denver
- Medical faculty Allied Health Team Training for the National Parkinson Foundation, Miami FL
- Medical Director Swedish Medical Center Movement Disorders & Deep Brain Stimulation Program, Englewood CO
Sierra Farris PA-C, DBS specialist since 2000, directs the Deep Brain Stimulation Program. Sierra offers a unique service coordinating DBS care every step of the way that includes the pre-surgical evaluation and education, assists in the operating room to customize DBS placement, monitors patients in the hospital, collaborates with rehabilitation and provides the highest level of expert DBS programming. Sierra’s expertise opens the clinic to people struggling with DBS problems. The comprehensive DBS Troubleshooting Clinic has improved the lives of many living with DBS in the USA and abroad – optimizing benefit, eliminating stimulation side effects or providing second opinion about revision surgery.