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Dr. Chirag Patel
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Neurology (Definition)

Neurology is a field of study in which a person studies the brain, the spinal cord, the nerves, their functions, and their diseases. A doctor who specializes in brain, spinal cord, and nerve disorders ...Read more


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Was Sigmund Freud a doctor? Are his psychoanalytic theories important in the medical community?

Was Sigmund Freud a doctor? Are his psychoanalytic theories important in the medical community?

Freud: Freud was an MD, and started his career as a neurologist, before developing his seminal theories of psychoanalysis. I would say nor only some of Freud's theories, but the psychoanalytic theories that have developed since then to the present time have importance to the medical community, most notable in psychiatry and psychology. ...Read more

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What to expect if i'm going to neurology?

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What to expect if i'm going to neurology?

A neuro visit: At a neuro visit: you should expect to have a detailed interview and physical exam, and to undergo neurological tests- such as tests for eye movements, coordination, reflexes, sensation etc. ...Read more

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Is there a inpatient migraine treatment clinic in Arizona similar 2 the Diamond Headache in Chicago?Chronic migraines.Pease help, feeling overwhelmed.

Is there a inpatient migraine treatment clinic in Arizona similar 2 the Diamond Headache in Chicago?Chronic migraines.Pease help, feeling overwhelmed.

MAYO: http://www.mayoclinic.org/ There is a heradache clinic at the MAYO Clinic in Arizona, There is also a state of the art fellowship training program in Headache care. ...Read more

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Neurology/ radiology.What is brain rot? Answers welcome in simple terms.Is it organic or disease?Is it neurovascular? Neurodegeneration? Toxicology?

Neurology/ radiology.What is brain rot?  Answers welcome in simple terms.Is it organic or disease?Is it neurovascular? Neurodegeneration? Toxicology?

Atrophy: Brain rot is a crude description of atrophy of the brain seen on ct or MRI scans. One can make educated guesses, based on the patient's history or exam, what the underlying problem might be. Age-related, alcohol, vascular or degenerative disease, are some potential causes. A detailed evaluation by your physician can help make the diagnosis. ...Read more

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Looking for a dr in illinois specializing in als, muscular, neurological disorders or diseases.

Looking for a dr in illinois specializing in als, muscular, neurological disorders or diseases.

Medical school: Many excellent medical schools in Chicago, and within your state. Contact closest school, ask for Dept of Neurology, and you will find a sub-specialist who can address your concerns. ...Read more

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Is there a support group in anderson, indiana for people who have a bipolar mate?

Is there a support group in anderson, indiana for people who have a bipolar mate?

Try your local NAMI: The national alliance for mental illness nami has local chapters in most counties and may be a good resourse for you. Good luck. ...Read more

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I need recommendations/names of MN doctors who specialize in diagnosing POTS or similar autonomic neuropathy?

I need recommendations/names of MN doctors who specialize in diagnosing POTS or similar autonomic neuropathy?

Try the Mayo clinic: The Mayo clinic is a world wide expert in this subject, and they have many helpful resources for evaluating this kind of problem. ...Read more

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Do universities or researches ever recruit for case studies? (not looking to get paid) neurology, maybe psychiatry psychology?

Do universities or researches ever recruit for case studies? (not looking to get paid) neurology, maybe psychiatry psychology?

Yes: Look up clinicaltrials.Gov on the internet. You can find studies that might be of interest to you and give information on recruitment. ...Read more

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What support services are available newcastle upon tyne for parents of children with acquired brain injuries?

What support services are available newcastle upon tyne for parents of children with acquired brain injuries?

Great Ormond Street?: England has very good services available, but are very regional. The most famous center in england for such children is great ormond street in london. They would know what services are available in different regions. Newcastle upon tyne is a university city and should have access to good educational and therapy services. ...Read more

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I am looking for a neurologist in Tennessee. I have been to Vanderbilt/Howell Allen Clinic/Mid state neurosurgery. Schwannoma in entirety of S1 root.

I am looking for a neurologist in Tennessee. I have been to Vanderbilt/Howell Allen Clinic/Mid state neurosurgery. Schwannoma in entirety of S1 root.

I see your 3rd post: I referred your post to an HT neurologist, but your case needs a team of folks looking at your scans and planning a course of treatment. Vandy is an excellent tertiary care system. For benign cases see: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Dirk_Strauss/publication/51541503_Management_of_benign_retroperitoneal_schwannomas_a_single-center_experience/links/0f31753248fdec5989000000.pdf ...Read more

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Any specialist cidp neurologists I could find in california?

Any specialist cidp neurologists I could find in california?

There should be: Cidp is fairly common. But there must be some who specialize in treatment of this. ...Read more

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Looking for psychologist that deals in anxiety, health anxiety, in southern california. Recommendations?

Looking for psychologist that deals in anxiety, health anxiety, in southern california. Recommendations?

See below: Link to a california state psychological association. The website has "find a psychologist" tab. Good luck! http://www.Cpapsych.Org/. ...Read more

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