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Dr. Sharon Atkinson

Neurology
Holtsville, NY
30 years experience

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Neurology

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English

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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sharon Atkinson
Neurology 30 years experience
Migraine headaches: Children who sufferes from migraine ususlly present with the symptoms that your daughter has. However she should be seen by a pediatric neurologist for a full examination to rule out other causes.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sharon Atkinson
Neurology 30 years experience
No : No if driving. Maybe, if taking the plane, suffers from anxiety and want to sleep during the ride. Most people want to be awake, and should be awake and alert in case of an emergency that needs a quick response, .
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sharon Atkinson
Neurology 30 years experience
Yes: It increases cerebral metabolism in animal models and improves symptoms dues to vascular insults. It is used for friedrech's ataxia, mitochondrial encephalopathy and in clinical trial for dementia.

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Atkinson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Atkinson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Meharry Medical College School of Medicine, TN
Graduated 1991MD
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