Research Faculty

Dragos L Mihaila, MD

Dragos L Mihaila, MD
Appointed 07/07/11
808 Jacobsen Hall
175 Elizabeth Blackwell Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-8668

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Neurology: Movement Disorders

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Neurology


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Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Henry Ford Hospital, 2002, Movement Disorders
  • Residency: University of Pennsylvania Health System, 2000, Neurology
  • MD: Institutul De Medicina Si Farmacie, Bucuresti, Romania, 1990

Clinical Interests

  • I direct the Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Program at University Hospital. I consult on patients with a variety of movement disorders: Parkinsonism, dystonia, chorea, tics, myoclonus, gait disorders and restless legs syndrome. I evaluate possible candidates for surgical treatment of movement disorders and manage the stimulators in patients that had Deep Brain Stimulation.

Research Interests

  • Motor fluctuations and non-motor problems of Parkinson's disease; surgical treatment of Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders; experimental therapies for Parkinson's disease

Clinical Trials

  • A 12-Month, Dose-Level Blinded Study Investigating the Safety and Efficacy of CVT-301 (Levodopa Inhalation Power) in Parkinson's Disease Patients with Motor Response Fluctuations (OFF Phenomena)
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  • A Phase 3, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study Investigating the Efficacy and Safety of CVT 301 (Levodopa Inhalation Powder) in Parkinson’s Disease Patients With Motor Response Fluctuations (OFF Phenomena)
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Specialties & Certification

  • Neurology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Blepharospasm
  • Dystonia
  • Essential Tremor
  • Huntington's disease
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Tic Disorders


  • Adults and Children


  • Botulinum Toxin Injections
  • Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)


  • American Academy of Neurology (AAN)

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Romanian

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

8/5/13 Living an active life with Parkinsons disease

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