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About Dr. Arnold R Kriegstein

Dr. Arnold R Kriegstein, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Francisco, CA. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Kriegstein is affiliated with University of California San Francisco Medical Center at Parnassus and Ucsf Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

University Of California San Francisco

533 Parnassus Ave
San Francisco, CA 94143
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Specialties

Dr. Arnold R Kriegstein 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.

  • Psychiatry

    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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Arnold R Kriegstein has the following 8 expertise

  • Stroke
  • Epilepsy
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Electromyography
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Headache

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Kriegstein is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • New York University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1977

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

University Of California San Francisco, 533 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA
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