East Dallas Neurological

NEUROLOGY/SLEEP MEDICINE

Services

Diagnosis and management of neurological diseases in both adults and children including the followings:

1. Headaches (migraine, tension, cluster, etc,)

2. Seizures (generalized, partial, etc))

3. Vascular Neurology (stroke, TIAs)

4. Behavioral neurology (dementia, pseudodementia, ADD, etc)

5. Neuroimmunology (MS, neurosarcoidosis, Devics, etc)

6. Neuromuscular (neuropathy, myopathy, myasthenia gravis, etc)

7. Movement disorders (parkinson, tremor, dystonia, chorea, etc)

8. Sleep disorders (insomnia, excessive daytime sleepiness, parasomnia, RLS, etc)

9. Pain (pinched nerve; radiculopathy, carpal tunnel, etc)

10. Neurootology (central and peripheral vertigo, etc)

The following procedures are done mainly for diagnostic purposes:

1. Lumbar puncture [to rule out infectious (meningitis) or inflammatory process in the spinal fluid, to check the opening pressure, to remove excessive spinal fluid, etc)

2. Electroencephalogrphy (EEG, to diagnose seizures)

3. Nerve Conduction Studies/Electromyography (NCS/EMG, to diagnose nerve and muscle injury, pinched nerve. etc)

4. Polysomnography (PSG/MSLT, to diagnose certain sleep disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea, narcolepsy etc)

5. Botox injection for a variety of neurological diseases such as migraine, dystonia and spasticity