Aparna Wagle Shukla MDProfessor, Movement Disorders Division, Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
Dr. Wagle Shukla is an Professor in the movement disorders division of the Department of Neurology at the University of Florida. Dr. Wagle Shukla received training in movement disorders from the University of Toronto, Canada and has been a faculty at the University of Florida for the last ten years.
Dr. Wagle Shukla’s goal of practice is to provide the highest level of quality care to patients with Parkinson’s disease, dystonia, tremors, chorea, and many other movement disorders. She is experienced and proficient in the administration of botulinum toxin for dystonia, sialorrhea, migraines, and spasticity. The University of Florida is world renowned for deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgery. DBS is a highly effective treatment for patients with Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, dystonia, Tourette syndrome, and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. She plays an active role in the DBS program at the University of Florida. She provides expertise for microelectrode recording during DBS surgeries for accurate placement of the electrode in the brain. She also provides outpatient care for these patients through DBS programming.