Vanessa K. Hinson, MD, PhD

Physician in Charleston, SC
Specialties:Movement Disorders
Languages:English, German
Gender:Female
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Vanessa Karsch Hinson, MD, PhD

Director Movement Disorders

Vanessa Hinson, M.D. Ph.D. is professor of neurology and director of the Movement Disorders Program at MUSC. She earned her medical and doctoral degrees from the University of Hamburg School of Medicine in Hamburg, Germany. After completing a research fellowship at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, she trained in neurology in Muenster, Germany. She completed her residency at MUSC where she also served as chief resident. Following fellowship training in movement disorders at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago, she joined MUSC's faculty. Dr. Hinson's special interests include the diagnosis and treatment of dystonia, botulinum toxin injections, Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, and other movement disorders.

Board Certifications: Movement Disorders
Clinical Areas of Interest
  • Movement Disorders
Education
  • Fellowship at Rush-Presbyterian St. Lukes Medical Center
  • Residency at Medical University of South Carolina Medical Center
  • Internship at Medical University of South Carolina Medical Center
  • Internship at Westfaelische Wilhelmsuniversitaet
  • Medical School at Universitat Hamburg

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