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Dr. Pavle Repovic

Neurology
New York, NY
male

Locations

Office

Seattle, WA

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Neurology

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Dr. Pavle Repovic
Specializes in Neurology
The : The reason why your ms symptoms "act up" in heat has to do with how neurons work. Neurons conduct electrical impulses. If you compare a neuron to a wi... Read More
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Dr. Pavle Repovic
Specializes in Neurology
I : I have patients who claim that taking vitamin d supplements helps them with energy, but i also have others who do not notice any difference. We know t... Read More
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Dr. Pavle Repovic
Specializes in Neurology
First, : First, you should make sure you're not deficient in iron but having iron and ferritin levels checked. Deficiency of iron can sometimes masquerade as r... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavle Repovic
Specializes in Neurology
This : This disease is ms, or multiple sclerosis. It's an inflammatory disease of the brain and spine. You can get more information on it at the national ms ... Read More
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Dr. Pavle Repovic
Specializes in Neurology
You : You are correct, lupus and ms have different mechanisms, but some of the symptoms may be the same. The treatment for acute flares of ms is, in fact, v... Read More
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Dr. Pavle Repovic
Specializes in Neurology
This : This is very, very tricky. Yes, there are reported cases of mri-negative ms, but they are very rare, so it is paramount to rule out other conditions. ... Read More
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Dr. Pavle Repovic
Specializes in Neurology
Strictly : Strictly speaking, ms is not hereditary in the same sense as adult diabetes (type ii), where inheritance rate approaches 90%. In contrast, first degre... Read More

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Testimonials
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Nov 27, 2012
I endorse this doctor. An outstanding physician for patients with multiple scleosis. He has superb bedside manner, comprehensive knowledge of the disease and practices at one of the premier MS clinics...Read More
Dr. Angeli Mayadev
Nov 27, 2012
I share patients with multiple sclerosis with Dr. Repovic. He is a compassionate, well trained physician with much expertise in his field.
Dr. Marc Mayberg
Nov 27, 2012
One of the top neurology and multiple sclerosis specialists in the region. Provides great care to his patients.
HealthTap member
This made me feel good. Thanks! My MRI are neg with 1.5 tesla, yet have other objective findings; + optic neuritis, balance & cognitive , olig.bands in csf+ vep, +octs. But no lesion
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Alabama School of Medicine
Graduated 2004MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Alabama School of Medicine
MD

Residency

New York Presbyterian Hospital

Awards

Top Doctor, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
Top Doctor, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
Sylvia Lawry Fellowship, National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Affiliations

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
American Academy of Neurology
Elmhurst Hospital Center

Publications

Treatment of multiple sclerosis exacerbations
Oncostatin M enhances the expression of prostaglandin E2 and cyclooxygenase-2 in astrocytes: synergy with interleukin-1beta, tumor necrosis factor-alp...
Oncostatin-M induction of vascular endothelial growth factor expression in astroglioma cells
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