International Contacts

Individuals from the following countries have indicated their willingness to provide information and support to families in their respective countries.

ALBANIA

Mira Kapisyzi
University Hospital Center
“Mother Theresa”
Dibra Street 372
Tirana, Albania
Tel: + 355 69 20 89 070 or 355 4237 3154
Fax: + 355 4223641
Email: kapisyzi@albaniaonline.net

ARGENTINA

Asociación Argentina para el Síndrome de Tourette
En la Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires (Argentina)

Brindamos asesoramiento a las familias, realizamos jornadas de difusión para los docentes y profesionales de la salud, charlas en las escuelas.
Fundadora: Prof. Andrea Bonzini
Docente, madre de adolescente con ST.
Co-fundador: Dr. Luis Lehmann
Médico, Terapeuta Cognitivo, padece Tourette.
E-mail: astourettearg@gmail.com
Twitter: @ASTargentina
Facebook | Website

Guillermo Tyberg
Williams 1.800
Barrio Los Ceibos
Rincon De Milberg
1648 Tigre-Prov. De Buenos Aires
Tel: 54-911-5183-0319
Email: gtyberg@gmail.com

Maria Beatriz Moyano, MD
Directora del Centro interdisciplinario de Tourette, TOC y Trastornos Asociados ( CITTTA)
Coordinadora del Grupo de Autoyuda de Tourette
Calle Cabello 3462 2 do piso depto “A” Buenos Aires Argentina
Tel: 54 11 48037967
Email: moyanomariabeatriz@gmail.com

Angeles Matos
Psicólogo
Calle Cabello 3462 2 do piso depto “A”
Buenos Aires Argentina
Tel: 54 11 803 7967
Email: angelesmatos@gmail.com

AUSTRALIA

Tourette Syndrome Association of Australia
Robyn Latimer, President

Support Group Coordinator
PO Box 1173
Maroubra, NSW 2035, Australia
Tel: + 9382-3726
Email: info@tourette.org.au
Website

Dr Phyllis Chua
The University of Melbourne
Level 5, 161 Barry Street
The University of Melbourne
Parkville 3010 VIC Australia
Tel: 61-3-13-6352
E-mail: fae-feedback@unimelb.edu.au (university inquiry address)

AUSTRIA

Mara Stamenkovic, M.D.
Psychiatrists at Privatklinik Döbling
Neurologist
Heiligenstädter Str. 57-63, A – 1190
Vienna, Austria
Tel: 43-1-360-660

Dr. Shird Dieter Schindler
Facharzt für Psychiatrie
Josefstädterstr. 56/14
1080 Wien, Austria
Tel.: +43 1 40 400 3543
Fax: +43 699 492 30 800
Email: shird@a1.net or shird.schindler@wienkav.at

BELGIUM

Gilles de la TOURETTE
Vera Casier Cassimon, Pres. (Flemish)
vzw Vlaamse Vereniging Gilles de la Tourette
J. Nauwelaertstraat 7
2210 Wijnegem, Belgium
Tel: + 32-3-354-3669
Fax: + 32-3-353-6791
Email: info@tourette.be or boonen.kets@telenet.be
Website

BRAZIL

Euripedes C. Miguel, MD, Ph.D.
Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo,Departamento de Psiquiatria da FMUSP.
Rua Ovidio Pires de Campos,785 – 1º andar – sala 3 – Ala Sul
Cerqueira Cesar
05403-010 – Sao Paulo, SP – Brasil
Tel: (11) 266-16962

Ana Hounie
Rua Itapicuru 369/1505, Perdizes
São Paolo-SP Brazil
Tel: 551136667724
E-mail: ana.hounie@gmail.com
Website

Alice de Mathis, PhD
Rua Pernambuco 197
Sao Paolo
Brazil 012210-020
Tel: 55-11-9946-9696
Email: alicemathis@gmail.com

BULGARIA

Dr. Dimiter Terziev, Child Psychiatrist
Head of the Day Treatment Unit, Assistant Professor
University Hospital Aleksandrovska
“St. Nicolas” Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinic
1, Georgi Sofiiski Street
1431-Sofia, Bulgaria
Tel: 359 2 9230 986 or 02/9230 375
Email: dislter@yahoo.co.uk
Website

CANADA

Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada
Lynn McLarnon, Executive Director

195-5945 Airport Rd
Mississauga, ON L4V 1R9
Tel: 905- 673-2255 or 1-800-361-3120 (from within Canada only)
Fax 905-673-2638 or 1-800-387-0120 (from within Canada only)
Email: tsfc@tourette.ca
Website

Yves Dion, M.D.
Psychiatrist
CHUM Notre Dame
1560 rue Sherbrooke Est.
Montreal, Quebec H2L 4N1, Canada
Tel: (514) 890-8123
Fax: (514) 412-7711

Ayda Tekok-Kilic, PhD
Broch University-Child and Youth Studies Department
500 Glenridge Avenue
St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
L2S 3A1
Tel: (905) 688-5550 ext. 3937
email: atekokkilic@brochu.ca

Dr. Gail Kumchy, PhD
Clinical Psychologist
Consults in Clinical, Neuropsychology, and Rehabilitation
Capacity Assessments in the Province of Ontario
197 George Street
Sarnia, ON N7T4N6
Canada
Tel:(519)339-0113
Fax: (773)829-4433
Email: scintillapsych@yahoo.com

CHILE

Dr. Pedro Chana
Neurologist
Belisario Prat 1597b
Independencia
Santiago, Chile
Tel: (56) 2 7321927
Email: chanapedro@gmail.com
Website

CHINA

Liu Zhisheng
Professor/Director/Vice President
Neurology Department
Wuhan Children’s Hospital
100 Hongkong Road
Wuhan 430016, China
Phone: 27-8243-3137
Email: liuzsc@126.com

COLOMBIA

Silvia Restepo
Psychology PhD
Calle 5A Sur. #32
Medellin, Colombia
Tel: 57-4-266-8793
Fax: 57-4-311-6131
Email: serg@une.net.co

Samy Arman
Health and Wellness
Holistic Therapies
Naturopathic Medicine and Natural Therapies
Barranquilla – Colombia
Tel: + (575) – 3850282
Mobile: + (57) – 3006113195 / 3127078636
Email: contacto@samyarman.com
Website: www.samyarman.com or www.sintonizacioncelular.com

CROATIA

Dubravka Kocijan-Hercigonja
Neurologija
HITUDIM
Lipovečka 17,
Zagreb
Tel: 01 3646817
Fax: 01 3690694
Website: www.hitudim.hr/en

Tomislav Brkic, M.D., Ph.D.
Consultant Neurologist/Professor of Neurology
Medical School of Zagreb, Dept. of Neurology
10000 ZAGREB, Kišpaticeva 12, Croatia
Tel: + 385 1 217280
Email: tomislav.brkic@zg.tel.hr

CZECH REPUBLIC

ATOS(Association of Patients with Tourette Syndrome)
Ondrej Fiala, President
Goetheho 15, Praha 6, 160 00
Czech Republic
Tel: + 420 607 724 338
Email: atos@atos-os.cz
Website: http://www.atos-os.cz

Charles University
Dept. of Neurology,1st Medical Faculty,
Katerinska 30,
Praha 2, 120 00,
Czech Republic
Phone: +420 224 965 550
Email: neuro@lf1.cuni.cz
Website: http://www.neuro.lf1.cuni.cz/ax

DENMARK

Dansk Tourette Forening
Kirsten Kristensen

Sollerodvej 76
DK 2840 Holte
Denmark
Tel. + 45-45-80-07-53
Email: kk@tourette.dk

Anne Gersdorff Korsgaard, M.D.
Neurologist, Skt. Anne Plads 2-4, 5th
DK 5000 Odense C, Denmark
Tel: + 45 66 14 07 50
Fax: + 45 66 14 82 66
E-mail: agk@dadlnet.dk

ECUADOR

Carlos Leon-Andrade, M.D.
Casilla 17-16 127 CEQ
Quito, Ecuador
Tel: + 593 463-361
Hospital Metropolitano
Psychiatry
Mariana de Jesus y Calle A
Centro Medico Metropolitano of 307
Quito
Tel: 593-2-225-6580
E-mail: carleon@andinanet.net

EGYPT

Amira Seif El Din, M.D.
Professor of Mental Health
Community Medicine Department
Faculty of Medicine
Alexandria University
36, Mustafa Fahmi Street
Gleem, Alexandria
Egypt
E-mail: amira@contact.com.eg

ESTONIA

PILLE TABA, M.D.
Neurologist
Associate Professor of Neurology
Unversity of Tartu
Puusepa 8 – H452
51014 Tartu
Estonia
Tel: +372 51 89319
Fax +372 7 318509
Email: Pille.Taba@kliinikum.ee

FINLAND

Finish MS Society
Suomen MS-liitto ry
Vaihemäentie 10
PL 15, 21251 Masku
Tel: (02) 439 2111
Email: tiedotus@ms-liitto.fi

Finnish Tourette Association
Suomen Tourette Yhdistys
Finlands Tourette Förening
Piilopolku 3, 02130
Expoo Finland
Tel: + 358-9-411-00-430
Fax: + 358-9-451-2969
Järjestösuunnittelija Päivi Reinikka
Tel: 045 270 7388
Email: paivi.reinikka@tourette.fi
Toiminnanjohtaja Tuula Savikuja
Email: tuula.savikuja@tourette.fi
Minna Piispanen
Email: minna.piispanen@tourette.fi

FRANCE

Association Francaise Syndrome Gilles de la Tourette
M. François Lefebvre

22 rue Théophile Vacher
95160 Montmorency
Tel: 06 08 03 16 07
Email: francois.lefebvre@france-tourette.org
Marie-Anne Thivolle
Tel: 04 72 76 94 98
Website: http://www.france-tourette.org

GERMANY

Tourette-Gesellschaft Deutschland (TGD e.V.)
President
Michele Dunlap

Zentrum für Seelische Gesundheit
Klinik für Psychiatrie, Sozialpsychiatrie und Psychotherapie
Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1
30625 Hannover
Tel: +49 173 38 19 193
Email: michele.dunlap@tourette-gesellschaft.de
Website: www.tourette-gesellschaft.de

Prof. Dr. med. Johannes Hebebrand
Head of the Department of
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
LVR-Klinikum Essen
University Duisburg-Essen
Wickenburgstr. 21, 45147 Essen, Germany
Tel: +49 201 8707-466
Fax: +49 201 8707-302
Email: johannes.hebebrand@uni-duisburg-essen.de

Prof. Dr. Veit Roessner
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Director
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic University of Dresden
Schubertstrasse 42
01326 Dresden
Germany
Tel: +49 351 4582244
Fax: +49 351 4585754
Email: veit.roessner@uniklinikum-dresden.de
website: http://kjp-dresden.de/

GREECE

Peristera Paschou, PhD
Assistant Professor of Population Genetics,
Dept. of Molecular Biology and Genetics
Democritus University of Thrace Greece
Tel: +302551030658
Email: ppaschou@mbg.duth.gr
European Society for the Study of Tourette Syndrome (http://tourette-eu.org)

HUNGARY

Zsanett Tarnok
Vadaskert Alapítvány a Gyermekek Lelki Egészségéért
H-1021 Budapest
H_vösvölgyi út 116
Tel: 36-1-392-1429
Fax: 36-1-392-1411
Email: tarnok@vadasnet.hu

Julia Gadoros, MD, Ph.D.
Director of Child Psychiatry
Vadaskert Clinic
Lipotmezei Str. 5
1021 Budapest
Hungary
Tel: 36-1-392-1410
Mobil: 36-70—370-8410
Fax: 36-1-392-1411
EMail: gadorosju@gmail.com

ICELAND

Tourette-samtökin á Íslandi
Arna Garðarsdóttir, President

Disaras 6, kjallar
110 Reykjavik, Iceland
Tel: +354 694 4824
Email: tourette@tourette.is
Website: www.tourette.is

INDIA

Dr. Madhuri Behari
Professor & Head,
Department of Neurology,
All India Institute of Medical Sciences,
New Delhi 110029, India
Ph. Office: +91 11 26594856,and 26588886
Fax: +91 11 26588166
E-mail : madhuribehari@hotmail.com

Dr. Mohit Bhatt, M.B.B.S., MD, DM
Asst. Professor of Neurology
Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital
Rao Saheb Achutrao Patwardhan Marg,
Four Bunglows,
Andheri (W)
Mumbai – 400053
Tel: 91(98)-670-40404
Fax: 91(22)3097 2030
Email: mohit.h.bhatt@relianceada.com

Shyamal Kumar Das, M.D.
Reader, Dept. of Neuromedicine
Bangur Institute of Neurology
52/1 A, Shambhunath Pandit Street
Calcutta 70025, India
Q No.- 74, Minto Park Govt. Housing estate
247/1, A J C Bose road,
Kolkata-700027.
E-mail: das_sk70@hotmail.com

Dr. Uday Muthane
14th Cross, 24th Main,1ST Block,
HSR Layout,
Bangalore – 560102, India
Tel: +(91)-(80)-25725562 or 26595562
Website: www.grotal.com/DrUdayMuthane

Dr. K. Radhakrishnan, MD, DM, FAMS, FAAN
Director & Senior Professor,
Department of Neurology,
Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST),
Trivandrum – 695 011, Kerala, India.
Tel: 91-471-2524282
Fax : 91-471-2446433
E-mail : krk@sctimst.ac.in or kurupath.radhakrishnan@gmail.com

Dr. Asha Kishore
Department of Neurology
Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of Medical Sciences & Technology
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Pin code: 695011
Phone: 91-471-2524262
Fax: 91-471-2446433
E-mail: asha@sctimst.ac.in
Website: http://www.sctimst.ac.in

IRELAND

Tourette Syndrome Association of Ireland
c/o Carmichael House,
North Brunswick Street,
Dublin 7,
Ireland
Helpline mobile number – 00 353 87 2982356
E-mail: support@tsireland.ie
Website: www.tsireland.ie

Dr. Tom Moran
Cons. Child Psychiatrist
The National Children’s Hospital
Dublin 24
Ireland
Tel: 353-1-215-7400
E-mail: moranto@tcd.ie

Tourette Alliance of Northern Ireland Click here

ISRAEL

TSA in Israel
P.O. Box 6935
Rosh Ha-Ayin, Israel 48632

Imber Anat – Research Coordinator
Tel: (Home): +972-3-901-2956
(Cell): +972-50-5932062
email: Imber Anat – Research Coordinator
Tel (Home): +972-3-901-2956
(Cell): +972-50-5932062
E-mail: tsaisrael@gmail.com

Prof. Alan Apter
(treats Children)
Schneider Children’s Medical Center of Israel – Matta and Harry Freund Neuropsychiatry Tourette Clinic
Website
Tel: +972-3-9253232
Fax:+972-3-9194132
E-mail: eapter@clalit.org.il

Prof. Nir Giladi
(treats Adults)
Neurology Department – in The Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center (Ichilov)
Website
E-mail: nirg@tasmc.health.gov.il

Prof. Varda Gross-Tsur
(treats Children)
Shaare Zedek Clinic for treatment of children with Tourette Syndrome
Website
Tel: +972-2-6555414 / 02-6555345
Fax: 972- 2-6555672
E-mail: gros@szmc.org.il

Prof. Doron Gothelf
(treats Children)
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Unit in The Chaim Sheba Medical Center
Website: http://eng.sheba.co.il/Sheba_Hospitals/The_Edmond_and_Lily_Safra_Childrens_Hospital/Child_and_Adolescent_Psychiatry_Unit/
Tel: 972-3- 5302572 / 972-52- 6669360
E-mail: Doron.Gothelf@sheba.health.gov.il

Dr. Sharon Hassin
(treats Adults)
Sheba clinic for Parkinson’s disease and movements disorders
Website
Tel: +972- 3-5305864
E-mail: sharon.hassin@sheba.health.gov.il

ITALY

AIST
Centro Malattie Extrapiramidali e Sindrome di Tourette

IRCCS Galeazzi
Via R.Galeazzi, 4
20161 Milano
Phone: 338-5037984 or 338-6148677
E-mail: Milletic.aist@gmail.com
Website: www.tourette.it

Prof. Mauro Porta
Tourette Clinic
Ospedale IRCSS Galeazzi
Milano, Italy
Tel: 39-2-662141 or 39-35-886412
Fax:+390-35-885-789
E-mail: mauroporta@libero.it

Gabriele Masi, M.D.
Division of Child Neurology & Psychiatry
University of Pisa
Via dei Giacinti 2
56018 Calambrone (Pisa) Italy
Tel: +39-050-886-111
Fax: +39-050-886-247
Email: gabriele.masi@inpe.unipi.it

Francesco Cardona M.D.
Department of Pediatrics and Child Neuropsychiatry
Sapienza University of Rome
Via dei Sabelli, 108
00185 Rome – Italy
Tel: +39-06-44712288
Fax: +39-06-44712229
E-mail: francesco.cardona@uniroma1.it

Prof. Dr. Renata Rizzo
Chief Child and Adolescent
Neurology and Psychiatry Unit
Catania University
Azienda Policlinico
Via S. Sofia 78
Catania 95126, Italy

JAPAN

Tourette Syndrome Association of Japan, Inc.
Michito TAKAGI, President
4-24-10-406 Honcho, Kokubunji, Tokyo 185-0012
JAPAN
TEL/FAX: +81-42-325-4785
Email: fushicho-21c@dab.hi-ho.ne.jp
Touretter’s Page URL: http://www.dab.hi-ho.ne.jp/fushicho-21c/

Yukio Fukuyama, M.D.
Child Neurology Institute
6-12-17-201, Minami-Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku
Tokyo 140-0004, Japan
Tel.: 81-3-5781-7680
Fax: 81-3-3740-0874
E-mail: yfukuyam@sc4.so-net.ne.jp

Yukiko Kano MD, PhD
Department of Child Psychiatry
The University of Tokyo Hospital
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8655, JAPAN
Tel. & Fax.: +81-3-5800-8664
Email: kano-tky@umin.ac.jp

MALTA

Dr Ethel Felice
Klinika San Guzepp
38 Pjazza Vittorja
Naxxar NXR1701
Malta
Phone: 2141-6789
E-mail: info@klinikasanguzepp.com
Website: http://www.klanikasanguzepp.com

MALAYSIA

Hiro Koo
Licensed Clinical Hypnotherapist
AHPM/ MOH – 13/PM/041
APA-The Society of Psychological Hypnosis (59610305)
Malaysian Psychological Association (PSIMA) – B 288/14
E-mail: newmindcentre@gmail.com
Website: http://www.newmindcentre.com/

MEXICO

Dr. Jesus Gomez-Plascencia
Eclipse 2745 J. del Bosque
Guadalajara, Jal 44520, Mexico
Tel: + 33-3647-0328

Humberto Nicolini, MD, PhD
Grupo Médico Carracci
Hospital Psiquiátrico Fray Bernardino Alvarez
Universidad Autónoma de la Ciudad de México
Carracci 107, col Extremadura Insurgentes, C.P. 03740, México D.F.
México. Tel 56 11 30 28 Fax: (5255)33 30 0108
email: nicolini_humberto@yahoo.com
website: www.gmc.org.mx

Mayra Cecilia Martinez Mallen, MD
Psychiatrist
Hospital ABC Campus Santate
Centro Neurologico
Mexico City, Mexico
Tel: 166-47-091
E-mail: mayraocd@gmai.com

NETHERLANDS

Stichtung Gilles de la Tourette
Secretary – Ingrid Bor
Postbus 925
3160 AC RHOON
The Netherlands
Tel: 0900 7766554
Email: info@tourette.nl
Website: www.tourette.nl

NEW ZEALAND

Tourette’s Association of New Zealand
33 Brabourne Street, Hillsborough
Christchurch 8022, New Zealand
Email: info@tourettes.org.nz
http://www.tourettes.org.nz/home
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/tourettesyndromenz

NORWAY

President
Jorunn M Bakke

Norsk Tourette forening
Tel: +47 92 04 61 83
e-mail: bakkjor@online.no

Norsk Tourette Forening
Bragernes Torg 13
NO-3017 Drammen
Tel: +47 31 41 10 55, Tuesday – Thursday 9am – 3pm
E-mail: post@touretteforeningen.no
Website: www.touretteforeningen.no

Gerd Strand
Director
Norwegian Resource Center for AD/HD, Tourette Syndrome and Narcolepsy
Oslo University Hospital TRUST, Ulleval
NO-0407 OSLO
Office: +47 23 01 60 30
Fax: +47 23 01 60 31
E-mail1: gerd.strand@nasjkomp.no
E-mail2: gerd.strand@ulleval.no
Web: http://www.nasjkomp.no

PHILIPPINES

Philippine Tourette Syndrome Association
Founders:
Maria Victorino, M.Ed., RN, BSN

Tel: +6421 1379096
Email: marowenaab@yahoo.com
Website: www.ptsa.org.ph
Marlon Barnuevo
Tel: 63917-8538650
Email: barnuevo@yahoo.com

Maria Rowena B. Victorino,M.Ed., RN, BSN
Registered Nurse (Renal)
Northshore Hospital | Renal Department
Waitemata District Healthboard
122 Shakespeare Road, Takapuna
Northshore City, Auckland, New Zealand
Maria.Victorino@waitematadhb.govt.nz
Mobile: +64211379096

POLAND

Maciej Soborczyk
President

Polskie Stowarzyszenie Syndrom Tourette’a Centrum Organizacji Pozarzadowych “SZPITALNA”
ul. Szpitalna 5/5
00-031 Warszawa
Poland
Tel: (48 22) 828 91 28 ext.143 (helpline open Wednesday 17:00-18:00)
Email: tourette@tourette.pl
Website: www.tourette.pl

Piotr Janik, M.D., Ph.D.
SP CSK, Medical University of Warsaw,
Department of Neurology
Banacha 1A
02-097 Warszawa Poland
Tel: +48- 608-055-039
E-mail: Piotr.janik@wum.edu.pl

PORTUGAL

Jose M. Vale, MD
Neurology Department – Egas Moniz Hospital
Rua da Junqueira, 126
1349-019 Lisboa
Tel: 21 043 10 00
Fax : 21 043 24 30
E-mail: jvale.neuro@fcm.unl.pt

RUSSIA

Professor V. Zykov
Head of Child Neurology
Chair of Russian Medical Academy of Post-Graduate Education.
Tushinskaya children’s hospital,
28 Geroyev Panfilovtsev Str.,
123373, Moscow. Russia
Russia.
Fax: Tel.: +7 (495) 496-62-12
Email: childneur@mtu-net.ru, zykov_vp@mail.ru

SCOTLAND

Tourette Scotland
Ruth Smith

Project Co-ordinator
Inveralmond Business Centre
Auld Bond Road
Perth PH1 3FX
Tel: 01738 646742
Email: info@tourettescotland.org

Dr. Dorothy Taylor, MBBS DCH MRC Psych, Medical Advisor

Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
Stratheden Hospital, Stratheden Hospital
Springfield,Cupar, KY15 5RR
Tel: 01334 652611
Email: help@tourettescotland.org

SINGAPORE

Dr. Tan Chay Hoon
Department of Pharmacology
National University of Singapore
10 Kent Ridge Crescent
Singapore 0511
Tel: (65) 6516 3310
Fax: (65) 67730579
E-mail: phctanch@nus.edu.sg

SOUTH AFRICA

Cape Province

Alida J Kotze
(Psychiatrist)
19 Mountain View Crescent
Durbanville 7550
Tel: (021) 976-7157
Fax: (021) 976-0744
Special Interests: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Tourette Syndrome

Brigit Schlegel
(Pediatric Neurologist)
110 Constantiaberg Medi-Clinic
Plumstead 7800
Tel: (021) 761-4967
Special Interests: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Tourette Syndrome

Adri van der Walt
(Neurological Pediatrician)
Panorama Medical Center
First floor, room 139
Panorama, 7500
Tel: (021) 930-0250
Fax: 0866 189-419
E-mail: adrimed@iafrica.com
Special Interests: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Tourette Syndrome

Dr Elizabeth M Peter-Ross
(Senior Psychiatrist)
Alexandra and Groote Schuur Hospitals
Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health
University of Cape Town
South Africa
Tel: +27 21 503 5019
Fax: +27 21 511 1919

Tourette’s Disorder Information & Support
Nicolette du Toit (Durbanville) 083-292-5481

Pretoria – Gauteng Province

Alet Mattheus
(Educational Psychologist)
PO Box 42139,
Moreletapark, Pretoria, 0044
Tel: 0834520255 or 0129973340
George Gericke
Clinical Head: AMPATH Genetics Division www.ampath.co.za
Professor; Department of Biomedical Sciences, Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, South Africa.
Tel: + 27 12 344 2005
Fax: + 27 12 344 6207

Johannesburg – Gauteng Province

Prof Chris Szabo
Chair
Department of Psychiatry
University of the Witwatersrand
Medical School
7 York Road
Parktown
2193
South Africa
Tel: + 27 11 717 2026
Fax: + 27 11 717 2423
Email: Christopher.Szabo@wits.ac.za or moosamy@medicine.wits.ac.za
sees adult patients

Prof David Saffer
(Neurologist)
University of the Witwatersrand
Private Bag X39
Johannesburg
2000
South Africa.
Tel: + 27 11 488 3558
Fax: + 27 11 488 3889
E-mail: moosamy@medicine.wits.ac.za
sees adult patients

Karin Willemsa, National Director
The Parkinson’s Disease & Related Movement Disorders Association of SA
PO Box 3990
Randburg
Gauteng, South Africa 2125
Tel: + 27 11 326 2112
Fax:+ 27 11 326 3041
Karin.pasa@tiscali.co.za

Durban, KwaZulu Natal Province

Sandy Hodges
Tourettes Support and Awareness
Durban, KwaZulu Natal
Tel: 083 441 6937
Email: guthod@gmail.com

SOUTH KOREA

Professor Michael Hong
Seoul National Univ. Children’s Hospital
Div. of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
28 Yeongon-Dong, Chongno-gu
Seoul 110-744, Korea
Tel: + 82-2-072-2890
Fax: + 82-2-747-0785
Website: http://www.snuh.org

Soo Churl Cho, M.D.

Dept. of Neuropsychiatry
College of Medicine
Seoul National University
28 Yeongun-Dong, Chongro
Seoul 110-744, Korea
Tel: + 82-2-072-2890
Fax: + 82-2-747-0785
Website: http://www.snuh.org

Young-Suk Paik, MD
Wonkwang Univ. Neuropsychiatric Hospital
144-23 Dongsan-dong, Iksan
Chonpuk 570-060, South Korea
Tel. + (653) 840-6005
Fax: + (653) 840-6069
Website: www.wonkwang.ac.kr

SPAIN

Eduardo Tolosa, M.D.
Servei de Neurologia,
Hospital Clinic
Villaroel, 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
Tel: + 34-93-227-5414 or 5400 X3088 /Laura Maragall /
Fax: + 34-93-227-5783
E-mail: ETOLOSA@clinic.ub.es or lmaragal@clinic.ub.es

Ramon Pujades

Fundació Síndrome Tourette
Web: www.fundaciotourette.org
Info@fundaciotourette.org
66 741 2899
Rambla Volart 83, 08041 Barcelona (Spain)

SWEDEN

Svensk Tourette Forening
Kungsgardets Sjukhus
St. Johannesgatan 28
S 752 33 Uppsala, Sweden
Tel.:46- 18560904
Fax:46-18560901
E-mail: info@tourette.se

SWITZERLAND

Please visit their website for more information:
http://www.tourette.ch

Swiss French-Speaking Syndrome Gilles de la Tourette Association
tourette-romandie
Case postale 102
1000 Lausanne 12
Suisse
Case postale 102
1000 Lausanne 12
Suisse
Tel:41 (0)79 573 77 15
E-mail: info@tourette-romandie.ch
Website: http://www.tourette-ch/romandie

Prof. Dr. med. Dipl. Psych. S. Walitza
Zentrum fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie
Universität Zurich
Neumuensteralle 9
CH-8032 Zurich
Switzerland
Tel:41-43-499-2730
Fax: 41-43-499-2502
Email: Susanne.walitza@kjpdzh.ch

TAIWAN

Huei-Shyong Wang, M.D.
Division of Neurology, Chang Gung Children’s Hospital
University College of Medicine President, Taiwan Child Neurology Society Creative
President, Taiwan Tourette Family Association
5, FU-SHIN ST., KWEISHAN, TAOYUAN, 333 TAIWAN
Tel: 886-3-3281200 Ext.8212
Fax: 886-3-3288957
Email: wanghs444@adm.cgmh.org.tw
Chin Ying Ho, MD
Pediatrician
No26-1, Ln 31
Xinghua 3rs str.
Guishan Township
Taoyuan County 333
Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Tel: 0928-548-538
Email: Celine67@kimo.com

TURKEY

Oguz Karamustafaliogly, MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Teyfik Saglan Cod. 13/2 Bakirkoy
Istambul
Turkey 34747
Tel: 90 -212-583-8253
E-mail: oquzkaramustafa@superonline.com

M. Yanki Yazgan, M.D.
Prof. Yanki Yazgan, M.D.
Güzel Günler Health Services, Inc.
Güllü Sok. 4, Levent; Besiktas, Istanbul
Turkey 34330
Tel: + 90-212-278 27 71
Email: yanki.yazgan@gmail.com or yanki.yazgan@yale.edu

UNITED KINGDOM

Tourettes Action
Suzanne Dobson, Chief Executive
Kings Court
91 – 93 High Street
Camberley
Surrey
GU15 3RN
Tel: +44 01276 482900
Telephone Helpline: +44 0300 777 8427
Email: help@tourettes-action.org.uk

Mary Robertson, MD
2 Rydon Square
London, N17AL England
Academic Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science
University College London
Emergency Contact: Assistant Deana at rejunnr@ucl.ac.uk

VENEZUELA

Edgard Belfort. MD
Venezuelan Central University,
Av. Libertador, Edif. Majestic No. 148
Urb. La Campiña,
Caracas 1050, Venezuela
Tel: 212-763-1184
Fax: 212-232-1104
Email: belfortwpase@gmail.com or belfort.ed@gmail.com