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Tao Xie, MD PhD

Tao Xie, MD, PhD, specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of various movement disorders, including Parkinson's disease, progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), multiple system atrophy (MSA), cortical basal ganglionic degeneration (CBGD), Huntington's disease (HD) and chorea, tremor, dystonia, hemifacial spasm, blepharospasm, tics, and Tourette syndrome. He uses medications, botulinum toxin injection and deep brain stimulation surgery for treatment of these neurological conditions.



In his clinical research, Dr. Xie studies the effectiveness of deep brain stimulation for the treatment of various movement disorders. He is also actively involved in clinical trials and research in Parkinson’s disease, PSP, MSA and tremor, and also the role of the DatScan in movement disorders.



Dr. Xie is a physician in the University of Chicago Center for Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders. Dedicated as a Center for Advanced Research by the American Parkinson Disease Association, this multidisciplinary center combines clinical expertise with state-of-the-art therapies and groundbreaking research.

Columbia University Medical Center
NY
Fellowship - Movement Disorders

Emory University School of Medicine
GA
Residency - Neurology

Emory University School of Medicine
GA
Internship - Medicine

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
MD
Research - Neurology

The University of Hong Kong
Ph.D. - Parkinson's Disease

Zhejiang University School of Medicine
China
MD

Severity of Downgaze Palsy in the Context of Disease Duration Could Estimate Survival Duration in Patients With Progressive Supranuclear Palsy.
Xie T, Yuen CA, Kang W, Padmanaban M, Hain TC, Nichols J. Severity of Downgaze Palsy in the Context of Disease Duration Could Estimate Survival Duration in Patients With Progressive Supranuclear Palsy. Front Neurol. 2021; 12:736784.
PMID: 34650511

Best Practices in the Clinical Management of Progressive Supranuclear Palsy and Corticobasal Syndrome: A Consensus Statement of the CurePSP Centers of Care.
Bluett B, Pantelyat AY, Litvan I, Ali F, Apetauerova D, Bega D, Bloom L, Bower J, Boxer AL, Dale ML, Dhall R, Duquette A, Fernandez HH, Fleisher JE, Grossman M, Howell M, Kerwin DR, Leegwater-Kim J, Lepage C, Ljubenkov PA, Mancini M, McFarland NR, Moretti P, Myrick E, Patel P, Plummer LS, Rodriguez-Porcel F, Rojas J, Sidiropoulos C, Sklerov M, Sokol LL, Tuite PJ, VandeVrede L, Wilhelm J, Wills AA, Xie T, Golbe LI. Best Practices in the Clinical Management of Progressive Supranuclear Palsy and Corticobasal Syndrome: A Consensus Statement of the CurePSP Centers of Care. Front Neurol. 2021; 12:694872.
PMID: 34276544

Position-Related Paroxysmal Facial Twitching.
Xie T, Christoforidis GA. Position-Related Paroxysmal Facial Twitching. Mov Disord Clin Pract. 2021 Jul; 8(5):807-808.
PMID: 34307759

Disparities in diagnosis, treatment and survival between Black and White Parkinson patients.
Xie T, Liao C, Lee D, Yu H, Padmanaban M, Kang W, Johnson J, Alshaikh J, Yuen C, Burns M, Chiu BC. Disparities in diagnosis, treatment and survival between Black and White Parkinson patients. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2021 06; 87:7-12.
PMID: 33905958

Disease course and treatment patterns in progressive supranuclear palsy: A real-world study.
Morgan JC, Ye X, Mellor JA, Golden KJ, Zamudio J, Chiodo LA, Bao Y, Xie T. Disease course and treatment patterns in progressive supranuclear palsy: A real-world study. J Neurol Sci. 2021 Feb 15; 421:117293.
PMID: 33385754

Impact of oral textures on aspiration and changes in swallow dynamics in patients with PD with DBS.
Xie T, Bloom L, Padmanaban M, Takahashi K, Kang W, Dachman A, MacCracken E, Warnke P. Impact of oral textures on aspiration and changes in swallow dynamics in patients with PD with DBS. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2020 Nov 26.
PMID: 33243856

Deep Brain Stimulation Impedance Decreases Over Time Even When Stimulation Settings Are Held Constant.
Satzer D, Yu H, Wells M, Padmanaban M, Burns MR, Warnke PC, Xie T. Deep Brain Stimulation Impedance Decreases Over Time Even When Stimulation Settings Are Held Constant. Front Hum Neurosci. 2020; 14:584005.
PMID: 33240066

Interference of subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillator by deep brain stimulation.
Nayak HM, Sauser E, Xie T. Interference of subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillator by deep brain stimulation. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2020 12; 81:75-77.
PMID: 33075699

Effect of Deep Brain Stimulation on Swallowing Function: A Systematic Review.
Yu H, Takahashi K, Bloom L, Quaynor SD, Xie T. Effect of Deep Brain Stimulation on Swallowing Function: A Systematic Review. Front Neurol. 2020; 11:547.
PMID: 32765388

Disability-inclusive compassionate care: Disability competencies for an Indian Medical Graduate.
Singh S, Cotts KG, Maroof KA, Dhaliwal U, Singh N, Xie T. Disability-inclusive compassionate care: Disability competencies for an Indian Medical Graduate. J Family Med Prim Care. 2020 Mar; 9(3):1719-1727.
PMID: 32509678

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