AboutDr. Theodore Gavrilescu, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Marblehead, MA, with other offices in Lawrence, MA and Lawrence, MA. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Gavrilescu is affiliated with Lawrence General Hospital, Holy Family Hospital in Haverhill and Holy Family Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Theodore Gavrilescu has the following 2 specialties
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.
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.
- Alzheimer's Disease
- Migraine Disorder
- Migraine Disorders
- Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
- Nerve Conduction Studies
Dr. Gavrilescu is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Holy Family Hosp And Med. Ctr
Holy Family Hospital
Steward Holy Family Hospital
2100 Dorchester Ave
Dorchester Center, MA 02124
Providence Holy Family Hospital
City Of Haverhill Dba Hale Hos
City Of Haverhill
29 Years Experience
Carol Davila University Of Medicine And Pharmacy
Graduated in 1987
Boston University Medical Center
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