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Dr. Armistead D Williams III has the following 2 specialties
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.
A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.
Dr. Armistead D Williams III has the following 9 expertise
- Migraine Disorder
- Migraine Disorders
- Alzheimer's Disease
- Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
- Nerve Conduction Studies
Dr. Armistead D Williams III has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Armistead D Williams III is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Nice guy. But young and still learning. Wants to be right. Did not collaborate well with my other doctors, as it seemed he wanted it to be MS. However, on my own I pursued a possible non-MS diagnosis and found that I was right. His response to my questions were flipant at times. I am sure he thought he was being funny. he was quick to want to start me on MS medicine..it will be three years before you may be able to walk again. Then a medicine I took made me ill and he said he had never heard that before. I told nurse who said my side effect was common and suggested a different brand and my symptoms improved. He is young with a lot to learn.
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16 Years Experience
University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
Graduated in 2002
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