- 2 Board certified
- 1 Award winners
- 1 Reviews
- Average rating is 4 stars
- Average wait time is 15 minutes
Top Neurologists in Shelton, CT
1 Long Wharf Dr
New Haven, CT 06511
- Pulmonary Disease
- Sleep Medicine
- 18 years experience
- Rated 4 stars by patients
- Board certified
- Completed fellowship
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 Shelton, CT has a population of approximately 39,559 people. There are 2 neurologists near Shelton, which gives it a ratio of 1 neurologist per 19,780 residents or a ratio of 1 neurologist per 7,663 households. There are 15,325 households in Shelton.