- 2 Board certified
- 2 Reviews
- Average rating is 4 stars
- Average wait time is 5 minutes
Top Neurologists in Carlsbad, CA
2013 Costa Del Mar Rd
Carlsbad, CA 92009
- Psychosomatic Medicine
- 32 years experience
- Completed fellowship
- 4 star medical school
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.
The area of Carlsbad, CA has a population of approximately 105,183 people. There are 2 neurologists near Carlsbad, which gives it a ratio of 1 neurologist per 52,592 residents or a ratio of 1 neurologist per 20,639 households. There are 41,278 households in Carlsbad.