Dr. Marian L. Dale is a neurologist specializing in movement disorders. She grew up in South Carolina, attended college at the University of Chicago, and returned to South Carolina for medical school, graduating from the Medical University of South Carolina in 2009. Dr. Dale then completed an internship and neurology residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, and a fellowship in movement disorders at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon. Before returning to MUSC, Dr. Dale held a faculty position in neurology at Oregon Health and Science University.
Dr. Dale served as chief neurology resident at the University of Maryland, and was nominated to the Gold Humanism Honors Society in both medical school and residency.
Her clinical interests include Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, dystonia, chorea, ataxia, and tic disorders. Dr. Dale performs both deep brain stimulation programming and Botox injections. She has a special interest in atypical parkinsonism disorders, including progressive supranuclear palsy, corticobasal syndrome, multiple system atrophy, and parkinsonian gait disorders.