- 1 Board certified
- 2 Reviews
- Average rating is 4 stars
- Average wait time is 5 minutes
Top Neurologists in Andover, MA
11 Chestnut St
Andover, MA 01810
- Geriatric Psychiatry
- 12 years experience
- Rated 4 stars by patients
- 4 star hospital
- Board certified
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 Andover, MA has a population of approximately 33,201 people. There are 2 neurologists near Andover, which gives it a ratio of 1 neurologist per 16,601 residents or a ratio of 1 neurologist per 5,926 households. There are 11,851 households in Andover.