Cindy Zadikoff

  • 1473 Citations
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Research Interests

My clinical and research interests include: novel therapeutic treatments for advanced Parkinson's disease, deep brain stimulation for the treatment of movement disorders, and management of Atypical Parkinsonian Syndromes and other movement disorders including essential tremor and chorea; Botulinum toxin injections for the treatment of dystonia. Advancing the understanding and treatment of functional movement disorders.

Certifications and Licenses


Training Experience

2003Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston
2006Fellowship, Toronto Western Hospital, Canada

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Ohio State University

… → 1999


  • Movement Disorders
  • Parkinson’s Disease

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Grants 2007 2022

Research Output 2005 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Reply to: DUOPA® is an Excellent Alternative Treatment but with Some Caveats

Burack, M., Aldred, J., Zadikoff, C., Vanagunas, A., Klos, K., Bilir, B., Fernandez, H. H. & Standaert, D. G., Jan 1 2019, In : Movement Disorders Clinical Practice.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Clustering of motor and nonmotor traits in leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 G2019S Parkinson's disease nonparkinsonian relatives: A multicenter family study

Mestre, T. A., Pont-Sunyer, C., Kausar, F., Visanji, N. P., Ghate, T., Connolly, B. S., Gasca-Salas, C., Kern, D. S., Jain, J., Slow, E. J., Faust-Socher, A., Kasten, M., Wadia, P. M., Zadikoff, C., Kumar, P., de Bie, R. M., Thomsen, T., Lang, A. E., Schüle, B., Klein, C. & 2 othersTolosa, E. & Marras, C., Jun 1 2018, In : Movement Disorders. 33, 6, p. 960-965 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multicenter Studies
Cluster Analysis
Parkinson Disease
4 Citations (Scopus)

Implementing Levodopa-Carbidopa Intestinal Gel for Parkinson Disease: Insights from US Practitioners

Burack, M., Aldred, J., Zadikoff, C., Vanagunas, A., Klos, K., Bilir, B., Fernandez, H. H. & Standaert, D. G., Jul 1 2018, In : Movement Disorders Clinical Practice. 5, 4, p. 383-393 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Parkinson Disease
Patient Care
2 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term effect of low frequency stimulation of STN on dysphagia, freezing of gait and other motor symptoms in PD

Xie, T., Bloom, L., Padmanaban, M., Bertacchi, B., Kang, W., Maccracken, E., Dachman, A., Vigil, J., Satzer, D., Zadikoff, C., Markopoulou, K., Warnke, P. & Kang, U. J., Sep 1 2018, In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 89, 9, p. 989-994 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Subthalamic Nucleus
Deglutition Disorders
Parkinson Disease
2 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term safety and efficacy of levodopa-carbidopa intestinal gel in advanced Parkinson's disease

Fernandez, H. H., Boyd, J. T., Fung, V. S. C., Lew, M. F., Rodriguez, R. L., Slevin, J. T., Standaert, D. G., Zadikoff, C., Vanagunas, A., Chatamra, K., Eaton, S., Facheris, M. F., Hall, C., Robieson, W. Z., Benesh, J. & Espay, A. J., Jun 1 2018, In : Movement Disorders. 33, 6, p. 928-936 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parkinson Disease