We pride ourselves in providing comprehensive and thorough neurological care. There are more than 1,000 neurological disorders with complex and widely varied symptoms. We work hard to make a conclusive and accurate diagnosis. We take time to make sure our patients understand their neurological conditions, and involve them in weighing their options and making decisions about managing and treating their disorders.
Neurological diseases are disorders of the brain, spinal cord and nerves throughout the body. Because the nervous system controls all sensation and behavior, the symptoms of neurological disorders can vary widely. Those symptoms may include poor memory, poor balance, headache, blackouts, seizures, speech disorders, trouble swallowing, numbness or loss of sensation, spasms, tremors, difficulty controlling urination, double vision or unexplained vision loss, and a host of others.
The major types of neurological disorders include:
Below are some of the most frequently diagnosed neurological disorders:
•Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
•ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease
•Nervous system tumors
•Normal pressure hydrocephalus
•Spinal cord injury
•Traumatic brain injury