A national center of excellence for dementia care and research

The Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases at UT Health San Antonio is transforming dementia care as a National Institute on Aging (NIA)- designated Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center.

You will receive complete care with our team-based approach and advanced dementia treatment with our clinical trials.

From diagnosis to supportive and educational resources, our team is here to provide the care you and your family need.

Now offering video appointments! Call 210-450-9960 for more information.

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Power dementia research

Together, we can find better ways to help the 50 million people living with Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases. Now anyone can power dementia research and help our researchers learn more about dementia and healthy brain aging.

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A personal take on dementia care, prevention

Sudha Seshadri, MD, founding director of the Biggs Institute, is doing everything it takes to find new and better ways to treat and one day cure dementia. Read about her personal connection to neurodegenerative diseases and what she is doing to help make lives better.

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    • Virtual Gentle Yoga

      Physical activity has a number of benefits for those living with dementia and their caregivers. This class will provide you an opportunity to engage in gentle physical exercise led by a trained and experienced yoga instructor, from the comfort of your own home.
    • Caring for a Parent with Dementia Support Group

      Join our experts in dementia care online for encouraging discussion about caring for a parent living with dementia in a supportive and informative environment with others who are experiencing similar situations.

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