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Category Archives: Neurology

Neurology | Apr 17, 2016

Neurological Specialist Centers

Neurological specialists provide an essential service for diagnosing and treating headaches and head and brain injuries. These diseases include those that affect the muscles, nerves, spinal cord and brain. Additionally, neurological specialists play a pivotal role in consulting with our  Orthopedic Doctors to provide long-term patient care.

Neurology | Mar 5, 2018

Atlanta Physical Therapy For Multiple Sclerosis

Over 400,000 people throughout the United States have Multiple Sclerosis (MS) with 200 new cases emerging each week, according to The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation. MS is classified as an immune-mediated condition that causes the body’s immune system to attack the central nervous system through the process of demyelination. When this occurs, the insulation that protects […]

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Headaches, Neurology | Dec 9, 2019

When to See a Neurologist for Headaches

What Symptoms Warrant a Visit to a Neurologist? If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms, it may be time to seek help. Share with your Atlanta Neurologist the various signs so he or she can confirm your diagnosis.   The list below is not an all-encompassing list. It is a general guide to […]

How Do You Know If You Should See a Neurologist or an Orthopedic Doctor? | AICA Orthopedics

Neurology, Orthopedics | Jan 28, 2020

How Do You Know If You Should See a Neurologist or an Orthopedic Doctor?

When deciding where to turn after an injury, some may wonder about the difference between an orthopedic doctor and neurologist. Which one should they see and why?

What to Expect At Your Neurologist Consultation

Neurology | Feb 25, 2020

What to Expect At Your Neurologist Consultation

Neurologists work specifically with the nervous system to diagnose and treat neurological disorders in the brain, spine, and nerves. Atlanta neurologists are highly skilled in diagnosing and treating health issues and conditions such as epilepsy, neurodegenerative disorders, multiple sclerosis, spinal cord disorders, and more. It can be stressful to worry about a potential neurological diagnosis, […]

traumatic brain injury

Headaches, Neurology | Jul 8, 2020

What You Need to Know About TBIs from Accidents

A traumatic brain injury, or TBI, occurs when something fractures the skull, penetrates the skull, or injures brain tissue. TBIs are usually the result of violent force to the head or a jolt of the head or body. About half of all TBIs are caused by car accidents, and while some are temporary, others are […]

Pinched Nerves After a Car Accident

Accident FAQS, Neurology | Jul 20, 2020

Pinched Nerves After a Car Accident

If you’ve recently been in a car accident, the first injuries you may worry about are things like broken bones, whiplash, or cuts and bruises. While these are all common, another common injury often isn’t thought about: pinched nerves. While a pinch sounds mild, these injuries can actually be severe and require the care of […]

Do Pinched Nerves Go Away on Their Own

Neurology, Orthopedics | Aug 3, 2020

Do Pinched Nerves Go Away on Their Own?

Have you ever been seated with your legs crossed for too long and noticed your foot has ‘fallen asleep’? That tingling, numb sensation is a classic example of a pinched nerve. It is rather common to experience a mild example of a pinched nerve like this and usually repositioning your body is all it takes […]

Can a Car Accident Trigger a Neurological Disorder

Neurology | Aug 12, 2020

Can a Car Accident Trigger a Neurological Disorder?

A car accident can cause a great deal of damage to your physical body. Fractures, dislocations, tears, cuts, and bruises are all commonplace among accident victims. But sometimes, the injuries you sustain during a car accident are far more serious and long-lasting than you initially realize. Car accidents can and frequently do trigger neurological disorders, […]

What to Do About a Pinched Nerve in Buttocks

Neurology, Sciatica | Sep 1, 2020

What to Do About a Pinched Nerve in Buttocks

No matter where it is, a pinched nerve is a painful experience. One particularly difficult area to have a pinched nerve is in the buttocks- while the pain may be specific to this area, it can also often shoot down your legs, hips, or groin. This can make sitting, driving, and even sleeping difficult until […]

How Does a Doctor Treat a Pinched Nerve

Neurology | Sep 9, 2020

How Does a Doctor Treat a Pinched Nerve?

If you are suffering from head and neck pain, there are a number of causes you might consider – one of which is a pinched nerve. Formally known as cervical radiculopathy, a pinched nerve can not only be painful, but can also indicate more serious issues with the spine. Many people that experience pinched nerves […]

Will Nerve Damage Show Up on an MRI

Imaging, Neurology | Sep 21, 2020

Will Nerve Damage Show Up on an MRI?

In addition to the pain you may experience as a result of nerve damage, it can also be frustrating to try and diagnose the source of the issue. You may have undergone a number of tests and spoken to many specialists to try and address your pain. Because there are over one hundred types of […]

What To Do About Tingling Sensations in Your Back After a car Accident

After An Accident, Neurology | Nov 10, 2020

What To Do About Tingling Sensations in Your Back After a car Accident

Cuts, scrapes, and even broken bones are more obvious types of car accident injuries. But what about when you can’t see an obvious injury and still don’t feel right? One of the most common car accident injuries is whiplash, and many symptoms of whiplash aren’t obvious or don’t show up right away. You might think […]

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