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Top Neurologists in Dickinson, TX
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 Dickinson, TX has a population of approximately 38,806 people. There is 1 neurologist near Dickinson, which gives it a ratio of 1 neurologist per 38,806 residents or a ratio of 1 neurologist per 13,912 households. There are 13,912 households in Dickinson.