Fort Washington Neurologists
- 2 Board certified
- 1 Award winners
- 30 Reviews
- Average rating is 2.5 stars
- Average wait time is 36.9 minutes
Top Neurologists in Fort Washington, PA
375 Dreshertown Rd
Fort Washington, PA 19034
- 31 years experience
- 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 Fort Washington, PA has a population of approximately 5,999 people. There are 2 neurologists near Fort Washington, which gives it a ratio of 1 neurologist per 3,000 residents or a ratio of 1 neurologist per 1,067 households. There are 2,134 households in Fort Washington.