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Dr. Mohammed Afzal Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Mohammed Afzal has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

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  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Electromyography
  • Epilepsy
  • Headache
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Stroke
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Afzal is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Mendota Community Hospital

    1315 Memorial Dr
    Mendota, IL 61342

  • Rockford Memorial Hospital

    2400 N Rockton Ave
    Rockford, IL 61103

  • SwedishAmerican Hospital
  • Fhn Memorial Hospital

    1045 W Stephenson St
    Freeport, IL 61032

  • Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital

    403 E 1st St
    Dixon, IL 61021

  • Van Matre Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital

    950 S Mulford Rd
    Rockford, IL 61108

  • Sherman Hospital

    934 Center St
    Elgin, IL 60120

  • Education

    22 Years Experience

  • Deccan College Of Medical Sciences

    Graduated in 1995

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