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  • Hugh Xian, MD
    580 Points

    South Shore Neurologic Associates
    712 Main Street
    Islip, NY 11751
  • Philippe D Vaillancourt, MD
    410 Points

    South Shore Neurologic Associates
    712 Main Street
    Islip, NY 11751
  • Samson Mebrahtu, MD
    400 Points

    Southshore Neur Associates
    712 Main Street
    Islip, NY 11751
  • Mark Gudesblatt, MD
    340 Points

    South Shore Neurologic Associates
    712 Main Street
    Islip, NY 11751
  • Henry Moreta, MD
    310 Points

    South Shore Neur Associates
    712 Main Street
    Islip, NY 11751
  • Steven A Rosen, MD
    300 Points

    712 Main Street
    Islip, NY 11751
  • David Besser, MD
    300 Points

    South Shore Neurologic Associates
    712 Main Street
    Islip, NY 11751
  • Norman Pflaster, MD
    300 Points

    South Shore Neurologic Associates
    712 Main Street
    Islip, NY 11751
  • Mark Gudesblatt, MD
    210 Points

    South Shore Neurologic Associates
    712 Main Street
    Islip, NY 11751
  • Edward Firouztale, DO
    210 Points

    South Shore Neurologic Associates
    712 Main Street
    Islip, NY 11751
  • Norman L Pflaster, MD
    200 Points

    712 Main Street
    Islip, NY 11751
  • 100 Points

    712 Main St
    Islip, NY 11751
  • Daniel Cohen, DO, MD 240 Points

    Long Island Neurology
    Distance: 1.86 mi
    370 E Main St Ste 1
    Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • Simon Sanchez, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 1.86 mi
    340 E Main St
    Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • David Besser, MD 100 Points

    South Shore Neurologic Assocs
    Distance: 1.86 mi
    280 E Main St
    Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • Jonathan Winick, MD 90 Points

    Long Island Neurology
    Distance: 1.86 mi
    370 E Main St
    Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • Andrew D Rogove, MD 40 Points

    Distance: 1.86 mi
    370 E MAIN ST STE 1
    BAY SHORE, NY 11706
  • Kent A Logan, MD

    Distance: 1.86 mi
    370 E MAIN ST STE 1
    BAY SHORE, NY 11706
  • Distance: 1.86 mi
    370 East Main Street
    Unit 1
    Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • Steven Rosen, MD

    South Shore Neur Assocs Pc
    Distance: 1.86 mi
    280 E Main St
    Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • Steven Rosen, MD

    South Shore Neur Assocs Pc
    Distance: 1.86 mi
    280 E Main St
    Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • David Turok, MD

    Distance: 4.01 mi
    601 SUFFOLK AVE
    BRENTWOOD, NY 11717
  • Jonathan Winick, MD

    Distance: 4.01 mi
    1869 BRENTWOOD RD
    BRENTWOOD, NY 11717
  • Reema Maindiratta, MD
    450 Points

    Reema Maindiratta, MD, P.C.
    Distance: 6.48 mi
    400 W Main St Ste 336
    Babylon, NY 11702
  • Jeffrey Epstein, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 6.48 mi
    51 John St
    Babylon, NY 11702
  • Anthony Adamo, DO 100 Points

    Long Island Medical Assoc
    Distance: 6.48 mi
    400 W Main St Ste 222
    Babylon, NY 11702
  • Cecily Anto, MD 10 Points

    Distance: 6.63 mi
    521 RTE 111 STE 306
    HAUPPAUGE, NY 11788
  • Adam J Schneider, MD

    Distance: 6.63 mi
    1 KINGS HWY
    HAUPPAUGE, NY 11788
  • Roy Shanon, MD 100 Points

    Long Island Medical Assoc
    Distance: 7.58 mi
    393 Sunrise Hwy Ste 7
    West Babylon, NY 11704
  • Ahmed Elfiky, MD 80 Points

    Distance: 7.58 mi
    783 SUNRISE HWY STE 7
    WEST BABYLON, NY 11704
  • Frederic Mendelsohn, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 7.83 mi
    500 Portion Rd Ste 6
    Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
  • Frederic A Mendelsohn, MD

    Distance: 7.83 mi
    650 HAWKINS AVE STE 7
    RONKONKOMA, NY 11779

Neurologist Info

Neurologist Summary:
A Neurologist is a physician who diagnoses, treats, and manages disorders, disease and injuries to the nervous system. This includes such areas as the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles. A referral is usually required from a family or attending physician.

A neurologist also manages long-term care for patients who are afflicted with diseases and disorders present at birth or that have developed later on in life. Conditions such as MS, Alzheimer's disease, and Parkinson's disease are just some of the disorders a neurologist may offer long-term care for.

Education and Training: In order to become a neurologist, 4 years of undergraduate study followed by 4 years of medical school are required. An addition 4 years must be spent doing an internship in neurology. A total of 12 years of study and training are required, along with writing certification exams, to become a certified neurologist.


Neurologist FAQs:
What is a

Neurologist

?
A Neurologist is a physician who treats nervous system disorders, including diseases of the spinal cord, nerves, and the brain. A Neurologist examines nerves in the head and neck, muscle movement, balance, reflexes, memory and speech.

What procedures does a Neurologist perform?
A Neurologist can perform CAT scans, MRIs, EEGs and spinal taps.

What type of nervous system disorders does a Neurologist treat?
A Neurologist can treat Cerebral Palsy, Epilepsy, Meningitis, Parkinson's Disease, Speech Disorders, Seizure Disorders, Spinal Cord Disorders, and many other nervous system diseases.

What can I expect during a neurological exam?
A neurologist will perform a physical examination and check the performance of different areas of the body. This includes checking the level of consciousness and memory; eye reflexes, hearing, taste, and smell; abnormal movements or twitching; skin and muscle sensations; coordination; and the ability of the patient to walk. If need be, the neurologist will then order additional tests such as a CT scan or MRI.

When should a person see a neurologist?
Usually, a family physician will refer a patient to a neurologist if there is a concern regarding a possible disorder or illness involving the nervous system. If involved in an accident or if an illness of the nervous system has been contracted, a patient will also be referred to a neurologist.

Does a neurologist treat children?
Certainly, your best bet is to consult a pediatric neurologist who has received specialized training in pediatrics. Many of the concerns regarding nervous system health in children are diseases or conditions that are present at birth and need to be monitored over a long period of time. Such conditions include epilepsy, ADHD, autism, brain tumor and migraines, developmental disorders, and mental retardation.

How do I find a Neurologist in my city and state?
The Wellness.com directory will help you locate a Neurologist in your state. Select Neurologist from the professionals menu and select the state that you are looking to locate a Neurologist in. After you have located your state, find the city that you will need a Neurologist in. Select the state and city and you will see a list of Neurologists in your city and state.


Neurologist Related Terms:
neurology, spinal cord, nervous system, neurologist, Parkinson's Disease, brain, nerves, memory, seizures, reflexes