Huntington's Clinic

Specialties Neuroscience Huntington's Clinic

Serving patients and families affected by Huntington's Disease

Palmetto Health-USC Neurology collaborates with Palmetto Health-USC Genetic Counseling and the University of South Carolina College of Social Work offer a statewide, outpatient multidisciplinary clinic for individuals with Huntington's disease and their families.

We serve families affected by this complex, challenging condition by tailoring each clinic visit to meet the needs of the individual.

Learn more about your treatment options – call 803-545-5775

Center of excellenceHuntington's Disease Society of America Center of Excellence

Our clinic is designated a Center of Excellence by the Huntington's Disease Society of America (HDSA). Located in Columbia, we are the only HDSA Center for Excellence in South Carolina and one of 43 centers in the United States. 

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Our services

Huntington's disease care and treatment services include:

  • Neurology consultation
  • Genetic counseling
  • Genetic testing for Huntington's Disease
  • Pre-symptomatic evaluation and testing for at-risk family members
  • Neuropsychological testing
  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech therapy

Helping uncover Huntington's disease

After her mother was diagnosed with Huntington's disease, Molly Hamilton Cawley wanted to learn more about what her risks might be.

She visited Palmetto Health-USC Genetic Counseling to learn about how genetic disorders might affect her future.

About Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group

We are proud to be part of Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group, which includes caring, compassionate health care professionals who are highly trained to meet your medical needs in Columbia, Lexington and across the greater Midlands region of South Carolina.

Providing excellent medical care in comfortable office environments, our network team of physicians, advanced care providers, nurses and staff is prepared to answer any questions you have. We provide comprehensive medical care for short-term needs like annual physicals as well as ongoing management of chronic diseases. Prevention is a big part of your overall care plan. Should additional, focused medical treatment ever be needed, our nurse practitioners will refer you to a specialist and stay involved in your care. Only at Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group will you find the extensive level of expertise available from a wide variety of specialists.

 

Our affiliate system

We are building one organization with affiliates in two regions. Our parent company, now known as Prisma Health, supports both affiliates with overall direction and leadership as we continue to align. We will soon share one brand across the entire organization to better reflect this. Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group will be rebranded in late 2019 and will continue to operate as a joint venture between the Midlands affiliate and the USC School of Medicine.

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We are becoming Prisma Health-USC Medical Group