RESOURCES

Endeavor Parkinsonology is committed to providing the Fort Worth community with information regarding resources for People with Parkinson’s disease and their loved ones. Below are wellness, rehabilitation, and other health care related resource located in Fort Worth and the immediate surrounding areas. These entities are not sponsored or supported by Endeavor Parkinsonology, rather their contact details are provided as an informational resource to serve the Fort Worth Community.

EXERCISE CLASSES FOR PARKINSON’S DISEASE

BOXING

See the following video on Boxing for people with PD from the Michael J. Fox Foundation: bit.ly/2G2xNGl

EmpowerParkinson’s Physical Therapy and Wellness
10357 Alta Vista Rd. Suite 321
Fort Worth, TX 76244
AND
157 W. Harwood Road
Hurst, TX 76054
Alison Geymer
(682) 593-1374
EmpowerParkinsons@gmail.com
www.DrAlisonPT.com

Classes Monday – Saturday include:

Boxing
Pole Walking
HIIT
Yoga
Tai Chi
Strength training
PWR! Moves
TRX

EmpowerParkinsons Physical Therapy and Wellness also offers Customized Parkinson’s Exercise Wellness Plans for those who desire an entire program to work on either in the gym, at home or on the go.

Punching Out Parkinson’s
Paulie Ayala’s University of Hard Knocks Gym
7616 Camp Bowie West
Fort Worth, TX 76116
(817) 731-4665
www.punchingoutparkinsons.org

Rock Steady Boxing Affiliates – DFW
UFC Gym North Richland Hills
9155 Blvd 25
North Richland Hills TX 76180
Rick Gonzales
(817) 323-9127
ufcgymnrh@rsbaffiliate.com
$69/month

Robson Ranch
9416 Ed Robson Circle
Denton, TX 76207
Wally Sagui
940-465-1008
wally.sagui@gmail.com
$5/class

9Round Fitness 10+ locations in F.W.
900 S. Main Street, Suite 340
Keller, Texas 76248
(817) 929-8913
www.9round.com/fitness/keller-tx-x4848
Contact James Riddle (817) 675-3412
$20/month

CYCLING

See the following web post on Cycling for people with PD from Bicycling.com: www.bicycling.com/news/g20011415/-16/

Pedaling for Parkinson’s
Airport Area YMCA
3524 Central Drive
Bedford, TX 76021
(817) 571-3371
www.ymcafw.org/locations/airport-area-ymca
Contact Michael Drapper Director: mdraper@ymcafw.org
Classes run for 12 weeks beginning each April
Free

Win the War Against Parkinson (WWAP) Spin Class
Cyclone Indoor Cycling Experience
1724 E. Broad Street, Suite 100
Mansfield, TX 76063
(817) 769-2723
www.cycloneindoorcycling.com

YOGA

Elemental Yoga Therapy
714 W Magnolia Ave,
Fort Worth, TX 76104
Contact: Michael Dardanes
630-269-4450
michael@elementalyogatherapy.com

DANCE

See the following web article on Dancing for people with PD from Stanford University: stan.md/2HYgJTR

Dance for Parkinson’s
Classes held at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth
1301 Pennsylvania Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76104
(817) 250-2000

GENERAL EXERCISE

See the following video on the benefits of Exercise for people with PD from the Michael J. Fox Foundation: bit.ly/2DPuVdu

Parkinson’s Support Group of Tarrant County Exercise Class
Classes held at Broadway Baptist Church
305 W. Broadway Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76104
(682) 216-7947
www.psgtc.org
FREE!

VOICE / SPEECH / SWALLOWING

See the following web article on voice, speech, and swallowing in people with PD from the Michael J. Fox Foundation: https://www.michaeljfox.org/understanding-parkinsons/living-with-pd/topic.php?speech-swallowing

Miller Speech & Hearing Clinic
TCU – Davies School of Communication Sciences & Disorders
3305 West Cantey Street
Fort Worth, TX 76129
Phone: (817) 257-7620
Website: harriscollege.tcu.edu/centers-institutes/miller-speech-hearing-clinic

Beth Watson-Sharp, MS, CCC-SLP
Coordinator, Speech-Language Pathology
Harris Methodist Hospital
1301 Pennsylvania Ave
Fort Worth, TX 76104
Phone: (817) 250-3156
Email: BethWatson@TexasHealth.org

a Tempo Voice Center
6300 Ridglea Place Suite 617
Fort Worth, TX 76116
Phones: 817-377-9900 or 817-262-3773
Website: http://www.atempovoicecenter.com/
Email: atempovoicecenter@gmail.com

SUPPORT GROUPS

Harris Methodist Hospital – Parkinson’s Support Group
The support group meets from 3 to 4 p.m. on the second Thursday of every month at the Heart Center South Classroom (Classroom S). For more information, call Beth Watson at (817) 250-2760.

Parkinson’s Support Group of Tarrant County 
Exercise classes are held Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings at 10:30 AM in the basement, at Broadway Baptist Church, 305 W Broadway, Fort Worth, Texas, 76104. (Which is located in the Hospital District near downtown Fort Worth, Texas, view on Google Maps), The Caregivers Support Group meets on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month at the same time as the exercise class.  The Hurst-Euless-Bedford exercise class starts at 12:30 on the second Tuesday of the month, with an educational meeting at 1:30 followed by a sharing and caring session for the caregivers and those with Parkinson’s at the Bedford Public Library 2424 Forest Ridge Drive.
Contact: info@psgtc.org
Phone:  (682) 216-7947
Website: www.psgtc.org

NEUROLOGISTS

Charlece Hughes, DO
Clinical Neuroscience Pa Group Practice
1307 8th Ave #408
Fort Worth, TX 76104
817-921-4191
Dr. Hughes treats Parkinson’s and is  Deep Brain Stimulator certified.

Mary Quiceno, MD, FAAN
UNT Health Science Center
855 Montgomery Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107
(817) 735-0329
Dr. Quiceno specializes in Lewey Body Dementia in Parkinson’s.

Halim Fadil, MD
Texas Health Resources
Neurology and Movement Disorders Center of North Texas
801 W Road to Six Flags St Ste 127
Arlington, TX 76012
(817) 697-8000
Dr. Fadil completed a neurology fellowship at the University of California – Davis School of Medicine

Shilpa Chitnis, MD, Ph.D.
UTSW Medicine, Neurology Clinic – Movement Disorders
5303 Harry Hines Blvd. 4th Floor, Suite 108
Dallas, TX  75390
214-645-8800
Dr. Chitnis completed fellowship training in movement disorders at Louisiana State University Medical Center.

NEUROPSYCHOLOGISTS / PSYCHIATRISTS / PSYCHOLOGISTS

Scott Winter, MD
UNTHSC Health Pavilion
855 Montgomery St.,4th Floor
Ft. Worth, TX. 76107

April R. Wiechmann, PhD
UNTHSC Health Pavilion
855 Montgomery St.,4th Floor
Ft. Worth, TX. 76107

James R. Hall PhD
UNTHSC Health Pavilion
855 Montgomery St.,4th Floor
Ft. Worth, TX. 76107

CHIROPRACTORS

Jamienne Price
Mindful Chiropractic
580 Decker Drive Suite 201
Irving, TX, 75062
(972) 998-4100
mindfulcw.com