Children's Hospital Colorado

Movement Disorders

What are movement disorders?

Movement disorders affect the way a child's body moves. These conditions can include too much or too little movement, or coordination problems. 

What causes movement disorders?

Movement disorders may be caused by:

  • Injuries to the brain
  • Genetic or metabolic conditions
  • Medications
  • Inflammatory or autoimmune disorders
  • Prior infections

Get to know our pediatric experts.

Marcy Yonker, MD

Marcy Yonker, MD

Neurology - Pediatric

Diana Walleigh, MD

Diana Walleigh, MD

Neurology - Pediatric, Neurology, Pediatrics

Nina Robinson, PNP

Nina Robinson, PNP

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Greta Wilkening, PsyD, PhD

Greta Wilkening, PsyD, PhD

Neuropsychology, Neuropsychology - Pediatric

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