What is Huntington's Disease? Huntington’s disease is a genetic neurological disorder that causes nerve cells in the brain to degenerate, or die off. The disease has a broad physical, emotional and psychological impact. LEARN MORE Why Choose MedStar Georgetown Huntington's Disease Center? Consistent with the Georgetown commitment to cura personalis, or care of the whole person, the Huntington’s Disease Center is devoted to cura familia, or care of the whole family. Our services and support encompass family members and caregivers. LEARN MORE Ask a Doc: Huntington's Disease When a neurological disorder like Huntington’s disease threatens your future or that of a loved one, time truly becomes precious. That’s why the Huntington’s Disease Center at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital brings together all of the specialists your family needs in one dedicated healthcare facility. WATCH

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