Jay Nutt, M.D.

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Special Interest:
Parkinson's & Movement Disorders
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Dr. Nutt's care philosophy is "to provide thoughtful and comprehensive care to people with movement disorders." Along with movement disorders, his special interests also include clinical neuropharmacology and neurogenetics. Dr. Nutt is currently engaged in movement disorder-related clinical trials, including deep brain stimulation, neuroprotective and neurorestorative therapies for Parkinson's disease, and mechanisms of dopaminergic agents in Parkinson's disease.

Professional Education

  • Degree:
    M.D., Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1970
  • Residency:
    Neurology - University of Washington, Seattle
  • Fellowships:
    Clinical fellowship, Addiction Research Institute in Lexington, Kentucky, 1973
    Clinical fellowship, NIH-NINDS Experimental Therapeutics Branch, 1978

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Clinical Trials

The following clinical trials are currently accepting new participants:

Effects of augmenting cholinergic function on gait and balance

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