Neurology is a medical specialty dealing with diagnostic and treatment of the nervous system affections (brain, spinal marrow, peripheral nervs). For diagnostic accuracy given, the neurologist may indicate the following investigations : lumbar punction and cerebrospinal fluid analyse, Electroencephalogram (EEG), Electromyogram (EMG), radiologic examination (skull and spinal column radiography), vascular Doppler ultrasound, cerebral Computed Tomography (CT), cerebral or spinal cord Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).
Most frequently neurological disorders are : cerebral vascular accidents (CVA) (or strokes), epilepsy, skull injuries, nervous system neoplasic disease, movement disorders (Parkinson Disease), peripheral nerves, motor neurons, muscles or neuromuscular joints disorders (peripheral neuropathy, miastenia gravis), sleep disorders, headaches.
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Neurology Senior Specialist