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Top Neurologists in Palatka, FL
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 Palatka, FL has a population of approximately 27,132 people. There is 1 neurologist near Palatka, which gives it a ratio of 1 neurologist per 27,132 residents or a ratio of 1 neurologist per 10,295 households. There are 10,295 households in Palatka.