- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Neurology
- Chinese (Cantonese)
- Chinese (Mandarin)
- Hospital Affiliation
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
Dr. Tse earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from the Brown University Program in Liberal Medical Education in 1991, and then graduated with an M.D. degree from SUNY Stony Brook Medical School in 1995. Dr. Tse completed a neurology residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center in 1999, and in the final year served as a Chief Resident. She then completed a fellowship in electromyography at the New York-Cornell Presbyterian Medical Center. She worked at Maimonides Hospital in Brooklyn from 2000 to 2002, where she saw a variety of movement disorders.
Currently, as an Assistant Professor of Neurology in the Mount Sinai Movement Disorders Center, Dr. Tse sees patients with Parkinson's disease, tremor disorders, dystonia and other movement disorders.
Dr. Tse is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and a diplomate of the American Academy of Electrodiagnostic Medicine.
Am Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
- Benign Essential Tremor
- Botulinum Toxin Injections
- Cervical Dystonia
- Limb Dystonia
- Multiple System Atrophy
- Parkinson's Disease
- Post-Stroke Spasticity
- Restless Legs Syndrome
- Shy-Drager Syndrome
- Tardive Dyskinesia
- Tic Disorder
- Writers' Cramp
MD, S.U.N.Y., Stony Brook Sch. of Med
Internship, Internal Medicine
Mount Sinai Hospital
Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship, Neuromuscular Dis
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Chinese (Cantonese), Chinese (Mandarin), English, Spanish
A Phase IIIB, Multicentre, Randomised, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of Dysport Using 2 mf Dilution in Adults with Cervical Dystonia
The purpose of this research study is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of a botulinum toxin for treating cervical dystonia. This study will look at botulinum toxin as a 2 milliliter (about ½ teaspoon) injection compared to a placebo. The Parkinson and Movement Disorder Ce...
A Multicenter, Multinational, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, 3-arm, Phase 4 Study to Evaluate the Efficacy of Rotigotine on Parkinson’s Disease-Associated Apathy, Motor Symptoms, and Mood ("BRIGHT")
Patients with Parkinson's disease have low levels of dopamine in the brain. Rotigotine, the drug being studied, acts like dopamine and may relieve some symptoms of Parkinson's disease. It is given in the form of a patch worn 24 hours on the skin. The primary purpose of this study...
A Double-Blind, Cross-Over, Placebo-Controlled Efficacy and Tolerability Study of Perampanel for Essential Tremor
The purpose of this study is to learn whether a drug called Perampanel can help with essential tremor and is safe for people to take. Essential Tremor is a condition in which the hands shake when they are being used to hold things. Other parts of the body such as the head and voi...
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)
This study is evaluating an investigational, inhaled form of levodopa (CVT-301) in patients with Parkinson's disease who experience OFF episodes (periods when they feel their oral Parkinson's medication is no longer working). To qualify patients with Parkinson's disease should ex...
Koller WC, Tse W. Unmet medical needs in Parkinson's disease. Neurology 2004 Jan 13; 62(1 Suppl 1): S1-S8.
Tse W, Koller W, Olanow CW. Restless legs syndrome. In: Chaudhuri R, Odin P, Olanow CW, editors. Restless Legs Syndrome. New York, Taylor and Francis; 2004.
Halbig TD, Tse W, Olanow CW. Neuroprotective agents in Parkinson's disease: clinical evidence and caveats. Neurol Clin 2004 Oct; 22(3 Suppl): S1-S17.
Germano IM, Gracies JM, Weisz DJ, Tse W, Koller WC, Olanow CW. Unilateral stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus in Parkinson disease: a double-blind 12-month evaluation study. J Neurosurg 2004 Jul; 101(1): 36-42.
Tse W, Liu Y, Barthlen GM, Halbig TD, Tolgyesi SV, Gracies JM, Olanow CW, Koller WC. Clinical usefulness of the Parkinson's disease sleep scale. Parkinsonism Relat Disord 2005 Aug; 11(5): 317-21.
Hälbig TD, Assuras S, Creighton J, Borod JC, Tse W, Frisina PG, Voustianiouk A, Gracies JM, Olanow CW. Differential role of dopamine in emotional attention and memory: evidence from Parkinson's disease. Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society 2011 Aug; 26(9).
Hälbig TD, Creighton J, Assuras S, Borod JC, Tse W, Gracies JM, Foldi NS, Kaufmann H, Olanow CW, Voustianiouk A. Preserved emotional modulation of motor response time despite psychomotor slowing in young-old adults. The International journal of neuroscience 2011 Aug; 121(8).
Hälbig TD, Borod JC, Frisina PG, Tse W, Voustianiouk A, Olanow CW, Gracies JM. Emotional processing affects movement speed. Journal of neural transmission (Vienna, Austria : 1996) 2011 Sep; 118(9).
Tse W, Hälbig TD. Skin picking in Parkinson's disease: a behavioral side-effect of dopaminergic treatment?. Psychiatry and clinical neurosciences 2010 Apr; 64(2).
Frisina PG, Tse W, Hälbig TD, Libow LS. The pattern of cognitive-functional decline in elderly essential tremor patients: an exploratory-comparative study with Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease patients. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association 2009 May; 10(4).
Tse W, Frisina PG, Hälbig TD, Gracies JM, Liang L, Tarshish C, Lesser G, Neufeld R, Koller WC, Libow LS. The effects of withdrawal of dopaminergic medication in nursing home patients with advanced parkinsonism. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association 2008 Nov; 9(9).
Gracies JM, Tse W, Lugassy M, Frank J. Physical therapy in Parkinson's disease. Handbook of clinical neurology 2007; 84.
Tse W, Libow LS, Neufeld R, Lesser G, Frank J, Dolan S, Tarshish C, Gracies JM, Olanow CW, Koller WC, Hälbig TD. Prevalence of movement disorders in an elderly nursing home population. Archives of gerontology and geriatrics 2008; 46(3).
Tse W. Abnormal Movements and Incoordination. In: Sealfon S, Motiwala R, Stacy C, editors. Mount Sinai Expert Guides: Neurology. New York, John Wiley & Sons;.
Tse W. Parkinson's disease and essential tremor. In: Chai E, Morris J, Goldhirsch SL, Meier DE, editors. Geriatric Palliative Care. Oxford University Press;.
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Dr.Tse did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2016 and/or 2017: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
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