Envisioned by Dr. B S Singhal, from the time of its inception since 2001 , the society has grown by leaps and bounds in the variety of activities it has initiated and to the number of people affected by Parkinson’s that it has reached, through the continuous efforts of Dr.Barretto, now the CEO of PDMDS & her team.
Along with a team of Neurologists, Psychologists, Physiotherapists and contributors from various medical, allied medical and fitness professionals, PDMDS has extended its reach to cities throughout India, and currently has a very strong presence in Nasik, Goa and Bhavnagar, in addition to Mumbai. There are immediate plans to broaden its reach to Pune, Indore, and certain cities of Gujarat.
In the past few years, PDMDS has not only been recognizable in the Indian circle, but has also received world – wide acclaim, which is evident from the international forums it has participated in upon invitation, and the knowledge partnerships which it shares with like – minded organizations worldwide.
It believes in the dictum “I MAY HAVE PARKINSON’S, BUT PARKINSON’S WILL NOT HAVE ME”; and strives towards the goal, “TOGETHER WE MOVE BETTER.”