Dr. Virginia Simnad

Neurology
Kirkland, WA
28 years experience

Locations

Office

Kirkland, WA

Address

Multiple Sclerosis Center at Evergreen, 12039 NE 128th Street, Suite 300, Kirkland, WA
Directions

About

Specialties
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Neurology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

57 Answers
1 Agree
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginia Simnad
28 years experience Neurology
Unclear: Migraine and ms affect women in the same age group. Migraine clearly is a more common disorder, and can be associated with abnormalities on brain MRI ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginia Simnad
28 years experience Neurology
No: Mri shows the anatomy of the spinal cord tissue. X-ray does not, but may show pathology which may account for symptoms, unrelated to a question of ms ... Read More
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2 thanks
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Virginia Simnad
28 years experience Neurology
Uhthoff's phenomenon: Ms used to be diagnosed using the "hot tub test": demyelination, or loss of insulation around nerve fibers in the brain or spinal cord can slow or dr ... Read More
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3 thanks

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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Dr. Theodore Brown
Dec 2, 2012
She is an outstanding caregiver. She is dedicated to her patients and emphasizes education and a wellness approach in dealing with chronic disease
Dr. David Likosky
Dec 2, 2012
I endorse this doctor.
HealthTap member
May 9, 2013
She changed my quality of life! I cried the day she left the UVA MS clinic. I haven't been able to replace her no matter where I tried or who I saw. She is a true treasure! What is miss the most i...Read More
HealthTap member
This was very helpful. Thanks! This will be my 8th year since diagnosis, but I'm glad you're getting the word out about this. Thanks
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! I was set up to get this...had mono at 4 and overweight by 10 my aunt had this too
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! Genetics, probability of children getting Ms?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of North Carolina School of Medicine, NC
Graduated 1993MD

Awards

Community Programs Award Inductee (Health Professions Category), Volunteer Hall of Fame. National MS Society, Blue Ridge Chapter.
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