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Neurology is a wide field of medicine covering a variety of conditions. In fact, researchers at UCSF have identified more than 600 disorders affecting the brain and central autonomic nervous systems.
Neurological care requires exceptional knowledge and experience, and patients with neurological concerns can put their trust in our neurology clinic at Prima CARE. Each of our five specialized providers is board-certified and trained to provide accurate diagnoses and expert treatment. Our team of neurologists includes:
A neurologist specializes in the treatment of disorders affecting the brain, nervous system and spinal cord. Some of the most common neurological disorders we see at Prima CARE include:
The state-of-the-art testing and laboratory services offered at Prima CARE allow our team to perform several types of tests to determine if your condition is neurological. The two most common neurological tests are:
Several of our neurologists at Prima CARE have a subspecialty in sleep medicine. These experts can help diagnose a variety of sleep disorders, including:
Neurologists do not perform surgery. However, a neurologist can provide you with an accurate diagnosis and refer you to a neurosurgeon if surgery is the best option. During either a scheduled or emergency neurology appointment, your neurologist will always work alongside you to develop an individualized plan that works for your needs, regardless of whether or not surgery is required.