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About Dr. Jaakko Lappalainen

Dr. Jaakko Lappalainen, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. His specialties include Neurology and Addiction Medicine. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

PHILADELPHIA VA MEDICAL CENTER

3900 Woodland Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 823-5800

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Specialties

Dr. Jaakko Lappalainen has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    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.

  • Addiction Medicine

    An addiction medicine specialist is a doctor who treats patients with addictions to substances like drugs and alcohol or, in some cases, behaviors like gambling. Many of these specialists also treat the diseases that stem from these addictions.
    These physicians are specially trained to prevent and treat the disease of addiction via psychiatric means, or other fields of medicine like family or internal medicine.

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Locations & Directions

PHILADELPHIA VA MEDICAL CENTER, 3900 Woodland Ave, Philadelphia, PA
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