Motor symptoms of Parkinson's

Motor symptoms affect your movement and are symptoms that your doctor can see. The 3 main symptoms of Parkinson's are all motor symptoms. They are tremor, stiffness and slowness of movement. 

You can explore the motor symptoms of Parkinson's on this page.

If you want information about other issues like pain and mental health, see our non-motor symptoms page.

It's important to remember that the way symptoms progress will be different for everyone and most people will only experience some of them.

Find out more about the motor symptoms of Parkinson's

The motor symptoms of Parkinson's include:

Freezing in Parkinson's

"You want to move but your legs won't function."

Ron experiences freezing while working on his farm.

Helpline and local advisers

Our helpline and Parkinson's local advisers are here to answer any questions you have about the symptoms of Parkinson's.

Call us on 0808 800 0303

More about the helpline and local advisers
Angela, who works for the helpline, answering a phone call