Quick Facts

  • Accepted Insurance

  • Coventry Health Care
  • Anthem
  • First Health
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • Optima Health

Specialties

3 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.

  • Anesthesiology

    Anesthesiologists are physicians who are trained to administer anesthetics, which are medicines used to block nerve sensation. Anesthesia can be either local to one specific part of a body, like a tooth, or regional to block feeling to a larger portion of the body, such as during an epidural for child birth. It can also be more general to block sensation to the entire body, resulting in unconsciousness.
    Anesthesiologists assist in surgery by determining how much anesthesia is necessary and by monitoring the patient's level of responsiveness and vital signs throughout the procedure. The anesthesia specialist will also bring the patient out of anesthesia and then continue to monitor his or her vital signs post-operation.
    Besides assisting in surgeries, anesthesiologists may also treat patients suffering from chronic pain.

Ratings & Comments

319 ratings with 121 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Neurological Associates Inc when asked is excellent. Neurological Associates Inc has been reviewed by 319 patients. The rating is 3.9 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Neurological Associates Inc as provided by patient reviews is 16 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Neurological Associates Inc is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • CJW Medical Center - Johnston Willis Hospital Campus North Chesterfield, VA 23235
  • Bon Secours St Mary's Hospital Richmond, VA 23226
  • Memorial Regional Medical Center Mechanicsville, VA 23116
  • Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters Norfolk, VA 23507
  • Henrico Doctors Hospital-Forest Henrico, VA 23229
  • Baptist Medical Center San Antonio, TX 78205
  • Mission Trail Hospital San Antonio, TX 78235
  • North Central Baptist Hospital San Antonio, TX 78258
  • Northeast Baptist Hospital San Antonio, TX 78217
  • Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital Houston, TX 77070
  • Bon Secours-Memorial Regional Medical Mechanicsville, VA 23116
  • Bon Secours Richmond Community Hospital Richmond, VA 23223
  • CJW Medical Center - Chippenham Campus North Chesterfield, VA 23235
  • CJW Medical Center- Chippenham Hospital Richmond, VA 23225
  • CJW Medical Center-Johnston Willis Hospital North Chesterfield, VA 23235
  • Henrico Doctors' Hospital Henrico, VA 23229
  • Henrico Doctors' Hospital - Parham Campus Henrico, VA 23294
  • John Randolph Medical Center Hopewell, VA 23860
  • Retreat Hospital Richmond, VA 23220
  • St. Mary's Hospital of Richmond Richmond, VA 23226
  • Bon Secours - St Marys Hospital Of Richmond Richmond, VA 23226
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
  • The University Of Texas School Of Medicine At San Antonio
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill School Of Medicine
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
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    Neurological Associates Inc is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Richmond, VA.

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Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.