Department of Neurology

Department of Neurology
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Andres Felipe Deik Acosta madiedo, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Director of experimental therapeutics, Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center, University of Pennsylvania
Director, COPE Clinic, Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center, University of Pennsylvania
Activity director for CME conflict resolution, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Neurology, Division of Movement Disorders
Co-director of the neurology residency rotation at PD&MDC, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center
Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center
Pennsylvania Hospital
330 South 9th Street,
3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Office: 215-829-7512
Fax: 215-829-6606
M.D. (Medicine)
Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia, 2005.
M.S.Ed. (Master in Medical Education)
University of Pennsylvania, 2016.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Internal Medicine, Preliminary Year, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, 2007-2008.
Neurology Resident, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, 2008-2011.
Chief Resident in Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, 2010-2011.
Movement Disorders Fellow, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, 2011-2013.
Master in Medical Education, University of Pennsylvania, 2014-2016.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology Certification, 2011.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Movement Disorders Specialist with interest in dystonia.

Selected Publications

Matthew Swan, Nancy Doan, Robert A. Ortega, Matthew Barrett,
William Nichols, Laurie Ozelius, Jeannie Soto-Valencia, Sarah Boschung, Andres Deik, Harini Sarva, Jose Cabassa, Brooke Johannes, Deborah Raymond, Karen Marder, Nir Giladi, Joan Miravite, William Severt, Rivka Sachdev, Vicki Shanker,
Susan Bressman, Rachel Saunders-Pullman: Neuropsychiatric characteristics of GBA-associated Parkinson disease. Journal of the Neurological Sciences(370), 63-69, September 2016.

Deik A, Johannes B, Rucker JC, Sánchez E, Brodie SE, Deegan E, Landy K, Kajiwara Y, Scelsa S, Saunders-Pullman R, Paisán-Ruiz C. : Compound heterozygous PNPLA6 mutations cause Boucher-Neuhäuser syndrome with late-onset ataxia. Journal of Neurology 261(12): 2411-23, December 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s00415-014-7516-3. Epub 2014 Sep 30.

Saunders-Pullman R, Fuchs T, San Luciano M, Raymond D, Brashear A, Ortega R, Deik A, Ozelius L, Bressman SB: Heterogeneity in primary dystonia: Lessons from THAP1, GNAL, and TOR1A in Amish-Mennonites. Movement Disorders 29(6): 812-8, May 2014.

Alcalay RN, Mirelman A, Saunders-Pullman R, Tang MX, Mejia Santana H, Raymond D, Roos E, Orbe-Reilly M, Gurevich T, Bar Shira A, Gana Weisz M, Yasinovsky K, Zalis M, Thaler A, Deik A, Barrett MJ, Cabassa J, Groves M, Hunt AL, Lubarr N, San Luciano M, Miravite J, Palmese C, Sachdev R, Sarva H, Severt L, Shanker V, Swan MC, Soto-Valencia J, Johannes B, Ortega R, Fahn S, Cote L, Waters C, Mazzoni P, Ford B, Louis E, Levy O, Rosado L, Ruiz D, Dorovski T, Pauciulo M, Nichols W, Orr-Urtreger A, Ozelius L, Clark L, Giladi N, Bressman S, Marder KS.: Parkinson disease phenotype in Ashkenazi jews with and without LRRK2 G2019S mutations. Movement Disorders 28(14): 1966-71, December 2013.

Gan-Or Z, Ozelius LJ, Bar-Shira A, Saunders-Pullman R, Mirelman A, Kornreich R, Gana-Weisz M, Raymond D, Rozenkrantz L, Deik A, Gurevich T, Gross SJ, Schreiber-Agus N, Giladi N, Bressman SB, Orr-Urtreger A: The p.L302P Mutation in the Lysosomal Enzyme Gene SMPD1 is a Risk Factor for Parkinson Disease. Neurology 80(17): 1606-10, March 2013.

Barrett MJ, Hagenah J, Dhawan V, Deik A, Stanley K,Raymond D, Ozelius LJ, Gross, S, Schrieber-Agus Eidelberg D, Mirelman A, Marder K, Bressman SB, Saunders-Pullman R and the LRRK2 AJ Consortium: Transcranial Sonography and Functional Imaging in Glucocerebrosidase Mutation Associated in Parkinson Disease. Parkinsonism and Related Disorders 19(2): 186-191, February 2013 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2012.09.007. Epub 2012 Oct 10.

Deik AF, O'Riordan S, Luciano MS, Shanker VL, Raymond D, Bressman SB, Saunders-Pullman R: Spatial Discrimination Threshold Abnormalities are not Detected in a Pilot Study of DYT6 Dystonia Mutation Carriers. Tremor Other Hyperkinet Mov (N Y) 2, September 2012 Notes: pii: tre-02-90-671-1. Epub 2012 (No number for this pub.).

Deik A, Azizi E, Shapira I, Boniece I: Supraclavicular Extraskeletal Myxioid Chondrosarcoma Presenting With a Sensory-Motor Polyneuropathy Associated With Anti-Hu Antibodies. Oncology (Williston Park) 23(8): 718-721, July 2009.

Wanner IB, Deik A, Torres M, Rosendahl A, Neary JT, Lemmon VP, Bixby JL.: A new in vitro model of the glial scar inhibits axon growth. Glia 56(15): 1691-1709, November 2008.

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