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Dr. Zeyad Morcos

Neurology
Fall River, MA
23 years experience male

Locations

Sleep Medicine & Neurology

Fall River, MA

Address

277 Pleasant St, #302, Fall River, MA, United States
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My office hours

Wednesday: 9:00am - 4:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Medicare

About

Bio

Well-regarded physician practicing both general neurology and sleep medicine; founder of an AASM accredited sleep center; fully licensed to practice in four states and a Diplomate in several disciplines. Committed to providing quality medical services while also balancing personal and family interests; an avid enthusiast of sports and outdoor activities.

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Neurology

Sleep Medicine

Doctor Q&A

63 Answers
28 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
See your doctor: As this stringing is going for months, visiting your primary or neurologist is advised.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Scary: Having epileptic seizure is scary experience to witnesses, and can lead to different injury in the patient. There are many forms of epileptic seizures... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Snoring: As sleep medicine specialist, snoring has many possibilities, etiologies, and could herald the "serious sleep apnea". Kindly speak to your doctor.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
OB: You need to speak with your OB/GYN and/or your primary, US FDA pregnancy category C: Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on th... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Not sure : Not sure, some migraine patient reports above while riding in car as passenger. Not easy to give your simple answers, I suggest to speak with your MD ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Might be migraine : As a neurologist, sinus congestion and headache might be migraine. Majority of people reporting headache, nasal congestion nausea, and need to rest in... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Hard/difficult: Hope sincerely you will be stroke proof. Yes no smoking, control your BP, lipids. Moderate Alcohol Exercise you cannot control your genetics factor ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Not sure: You are describing position complaints, which could be concerning in neurology. I ask to call you MD ASAP. You need detailed neurological examination ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Not advised : You will treating side effects of medication with another medication. Propranolol can make your age group in particular fatigued/tired. You should spe... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
DSM-5: Somatic symptom disorder (SSD) is a DSM-5 diagnosis that describes a cluster of patients who have distressing somatic symptoms along with abnormal tho... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Maybe: MS is big mimicker across different ages, and it can be over diagnosed. I suggest to write your symptoms over the years and visit a neurologist, and y... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Not sure : headache has different etiology, simple and serious, and all depends on more details of your history and exam. I suggest that you keep journal of you... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Sleep consult: As sleep physician, your question is general. Better to adhere to good sleep habits available on many professional society web. Using sleeping aid onl... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Not simple: It is not simple; your MD needs to evaluate you as whole, medical history, medication, stress in life, potential RLS, any snoring? sleep medicine is ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Not here: You are referring to particular medical condition. I suggest that you speak with the neurosurgeon who perfumed the procedure 3 years ago, It is not po... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Not as simple: In medicine, it is about the patient not the test. Radiologist need to report all findings, which occasionally could alarm and worry non medical perso... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Yes: Muscle twitching in young generally is benign, especially if they are athletics. However you said it has spread to another location, so you should vis... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Ignore: Understand all your medication, some might worsen RLS Make sure Ferritin is above 50.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Neurological consult: Further specific test such VGCC must be discussed with your neurologist, as he/she has full picture about your case.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Maybe: These are three medications that surely can occasionally affect cognition. You need to have a open heart discussion with your doctors, he/she might ha... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Regular visit: Keep your visit as scheduled with your neurologist, and call her/him if new symptoms fast.
A female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
See MD ASAP: Not easy to answer. This is could be simple no serious headache, or serious issue; all depends on other symptoms you have, your prior medical history,... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Call ASAP your MD: If you are worried about brain tumor, you should speak with your MD ASAP.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
1960s: Taken from Parkinson Foundation web site: •Levodopa was developed in the late 1960s and was the first medication proven effective in treating a chron... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Visit specialist: You likely has NCS/EMG. I advise to visit with a neurologist and assure that required labs are performed, so if was reversible cause identified it can... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Yes, in general: Yes "stress" can bring seizures. There is am entity called "Psychogenic NON Epileptic Seizures", PNES. PNES is common and best managed by expert.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
See doctor: In temporal arteritis headache is very common, but not always present. The bruised temple or scalp feeling is less common than the headache.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
NO: The bottles should have discard after certain date. Two years is long period, as mostly is 6-12 months. Kindly call your doctor and arrange for visit.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Already: There are few effective medication already for essential tremor. You can visit with a neurologist for the most appropriate one for your case.
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
What doses: It depends on the dose, Doxpein come in low dose called SILENOR and it is accepted in BEERS criteria for elderly. I advise to speak with your MD
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Headache ideas: This is daily issue in neurology and headache medicine. there many factors, poor sleeping, poor diet, too much Fioricet, (acetaminophen butalbital and... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Call surgeon: It depends, how severe, how long ago was the surgery? I advise you to call your surgeon soon.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Common: In temporal arteritis headache is very common, but not always present. The bruised temple or scalp feeling is less common than the headache.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Sleep MD: as a sleep medicine neurologist, I advise to meet with your sleep specialist and discuss your issue. What are your other medications? Many use CPAP ev... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Not simple: Stiff Person is rare. I advise use to visit with sub specialist, i.e. movement disorders neurologist, which likely are at University Hospital. I had... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Consult: You need to seat with your neurologist or neurosurgeon, have neurological exam and review the actual pictures together. This MRI descriptoin is not ra... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Maybe: Back pain has many etiologies, each treated differently. I suggest to speak to you pain specialist and discuss your case/options.
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Speak with your MD: you are asking particular medication related questions. Better to speak with your MD who knows all your medical history and other medication or over t... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Ask your doctor : Amitriptyline is generally well tolerated, but has nuisance side effects. Many get used to those side effects after 1-2 weeks. However you should info... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Several: It might be many possibilities; most commonly Carppel Tunnel, poor position, etc... however we need to identify numb, some refer to it as fire or ants... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Need to see MD ASAP: You are reporting several symptoms, which need to be investigated and examined by a neurologist ASAP. They have different possibilities. again ASAP se... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Job, work: If you have seizure, understand your right regarding any job, you might need accommodation which might be offered by your employer.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Meralgia paresth ???: There is an entity called Meralgia paresthetica, you might have it you might not. Kindly visit with your doctor.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Ignore: Sleep enough, eight hours. Take your medication as prescribed keep headache diary.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Expire: You can look at the bottle or package of Lamictal and it should indicate expiration date.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Very active brain: Brain is very active, and body can tense, shake, jerk. there are many forms of seizures, and some are accompanied by tongue biting, or incontinence, o... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Rest: Generally after concussion rest is much needed. Rest means no TV, minimum physical activity. This allow the "fragile concussed brain" to recoup and re... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Yes: Recovery after head trauma can take 1-2 years. It is better to eliminate all and any insults to brain, including alcohol after repeated head injury to... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
See MD: It could cervical spinal disc among many others things. However you must see a neurologist and have detailed exam of your face, arm legs, sensory, mot... Read More
A 58-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 23 years experience
Need ER or walk in: There are many complaints here for there week, must be checked out, walk in center, ER, or primary care ASAP

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Nov 26, 2015
This Thanksgiving, I wanted to share my appreciation for all that you do! Thank you, doctor! :)
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you! I typed my medications in my question but it didnt go through. Zoloft 200 mg, Abilify 3 mg, Nuvigil 250 mg. Thank you again for your response, it is really ap...Read More
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Sorry I thought this question would be answered by a neurologist as my gp won't refer me to one. I thought that I could get some advice here, maybe my question was poorly worded. Thanks for respons...Read More
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Thank you but my doctor didn’t take me serious and think I’m hypcho

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Tishreen Faculty of Medicine, Syria
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
Completed 2002

Awards

AMA Physician Recognition Award

Affiliations

St annes hospital
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