About Multiple Sclerosis
Symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis
While the cause of MS is unknown, the symptoms can look very different in each patient.
Symptoms of MS may include:
- Difficulties with muscle strength and control
- Numbness or weakness of limbs
- Impaired vision
- Impaired balance
- Impaired cognition
- Slurred speech
- Difficulties with bowel and bladder control
Care Team Approach
At UT Health Austin, we take a multidisciplinary approach to your care. This means you will benefit from the expertise of multiple specialists across a variety of disciplines. The Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Center care team includes neurologists, advanced practice providers, social workers, registered dietitians, nurses, and more who work together to help you get back to the things in your life that matter most to you.
We collaborate with our colleagues at the Dell Medical School and The University of Texas at Austin to utilize the latest research, diagnostic, and treatment techniques, allowing us to focus our approach on preventive methods that promote overall health and wellness. Advanced imaging and lab testing are also available on-site if needed.