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Dementia with Lewy Bodies

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Dementia with Lewy bodies is a progressive disease that affects your ability to think, reason and process information. Let us offer the benefit of experience and knowledge in this complex diagnosis. First, we'll run tests to confirm whether Lewy bodies are present, then that answer allows us to tailor your treatment plan to best support your quality of life.

Dementia with Lewy bodies is caused by brain tissue degeneration. Along with memory loss, those with this form of dementia experience changes in movement, such as a hunched posture or shuffled walk. Dementia with Lewy bodies is the third most common cause of dementia, after Alzheimer's and vascular dementia. Whether with medication or supportive care, we work with you to treat symptoms and maximize your quality of life.