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Healthcare Providers

Warren A. Marks, MD

Healthcare Provider
Medical Director
Movement Disorder and Neurorehabilitation Program
Jane and John Justin Neurosciences Center
Cook Children's
1500 Cooper Street
Fort Worth, Texas, United States

Dr. Warren Marks graduated with his medical degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine. He completed his internship, residency and fellowship, all from Oklahoma Children’s Memorial.

Dr. Marks, who is one of the first two Endowed Chairs at Cook Children’s, has molded a program where Cook Children’s deep brain stimulation serves as the centerpiece. Most recently, Dr. Marks has seen the end of years of work with the addition of Cook Children’s Motion Lab, which sees children, teens and young adults who have a variety of complex movement disorders, including cerebral palsy, dystonia and traumatic brain and spine injuries.


Representative Publications:

Genetic and biochemical normalization in female carriers of Duchenne muscular dystrophy: evidence for failure of dystrophin production in dystrophin-competent myonuclei

An adult-onset myopathy characterized by a double ring appearance of muscle fibers

Advances in management of movement disorders in children

Deep brain stimulation for pediatric movement disorders

Dystrophinopathy in girls with limb girdle muscular dystrophy phenotype