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.

Nina Robinson, PNP

Nina Robinson, PNP

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Mona Jacobson, NP

Mona Jacobson, NP

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Elizabeth Dubow, MD

Elizabeth Dubow, MD

Neurology - Pediatric, Neurology

Alison Conley, PNP

Alison Conley, PNP

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner