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Top Neurologists in Weslaco, 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 Weslaco, TX has a population of approximately 63,844 people. There is 1 neurologist near Weslaco, which gives it a ratio of 1 neurologist per 63,844 residents or a ratio of 1 neurologist per 18,076 households. There are 18,076 households in Weslaco.