Neurologists are specialized physicians that can diagnose and treat issues involving your brain and nervous system. As a multidisciplinary healthcare facility, the CEC Health Center recognizes the importance of having a trained neurologist as a member of our team. Issues with the brain and nervous system can be difficult to manage for some patients, but you won’t have to do it alone. To learn more about the common conditions that can be treated by a neurologist, please visit our website or contact us for more information.
Epilepsy is a disorder that affects the central nervous system. It occurs when one’s brain activity becomes abnormal, causing seizures in patients. While this condition is strenuous to handle and keep track of, through the use of medication and other suggested therapies, our neurologist will be able to help patients manage the below symptoms:
- Spells of temporary confusion.
- Loss of consciousness or awareness.
- Uncontrolled movements of the arms and legs.
- Feelings of fear, anxiety, or deja vu.
Those who experience headaches now and again can find relief through over-the-counter medications and rest. However, there are times where the help of a neurologist is needed for treatment. If any of the below apply to you, it may be time to visit our neurologist:
- You experience chronic headaches.
- Headaches are accompanied by nausea, dizziness, vomiting, and confusion.
- Your headaches have begun directly after suffering a head injury.
- Symptoms have progressively gotten worse over time.
Disorders relating to sleep can be highly detrimental to your health, since we rely on sleep for recovery and other benefits. When your body does not receive the necessary amount of sleep, you can spend your days feeling groggy, irritable, and as if you’re trapped in a haze. By visiting our neurologist at the CEC Health Center, a variety of sleep disorders can be diagnosed and treated, including some of the following:
- Restless leg syndrome.
- Sleep apnea.
When you’re dealing with an issue that affects your brain or nervous system, receiving a proper diagnosis goes a long way in finding the treatment needed to make a full recovery. At the CEC Health Center, our neurologist works with patients to find the right treatment plan for them. In addition to the previously mentioned conditions, other ailments our neurologist may be able to diagnose and create a treatment plan for can include some of the following:
- Brain aneurysms.
- Brain tumors.
- Neurodegenerative diseases.
- Neuromuscular diseases.
- Infections of the nervous system.
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At the CEC Health Center, our team is committed to providing the traditionally underserved members of the community with the medical attention and care they deserve. If you’re being affected by a brain or nervous system problem, the help of our experienced neurologist may be needed to gain a better understanding of what is taking place. To receive the necessary diagnosis and care, make sure to contact our team today.