ttcqeayetrwczwezdueawsrsbdyr

The Vitals website is provided for your informational use only. Nothing contained or offered by, on or through Vitals should be construed as medical advice or relied upon for medical diagnosis or treatment. Vitals does not recommend or endorse any particular healthcare provider whose information or ratings appear on this website. We encourage you to read our full Terms of Service.

Dr. Stephen Brooks Is this you?

About Dr. Stephen Brooks

Dr. Stephen Brooks, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Palo Alto, CA, with another office in Austin, TX. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Sleep Medicine and Neurology. Dr. Brooks is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics. He speaks English.

Rate Now

Share your experience

Have you seen Dr. Stephen Brooks?

Mapbox Map of Dr. Stephen Brooks

Primary Address

401 Quarry Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Get Directions

Mapbox Map of Dr. Stephen Brooks

Stephen Nelson Brooks MD

1810 Alta Vista Ave
Austin, TX 78704
Get Directions

Specialties

Dr. Stephen Brooks has the following 2 specialties

  • Sleep Medicine

    A sleep medicine specialist is specially trained in diagnosing and treating disorders involving sleep.
    Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome and insomnia are very common and can often cause other serious health issues, such as depression, asthma, and migraines. Sleep medicine specialists often work in sleep centers where they observe a patient while sleeping and monitor brain waves, behavior, and vital signs in order to identify the causes of sleep disturbance, or an inability to sleep (insomnia).
    Sleep medicine specialists treat patients through advising on sleep hygiene, providing cognitive behavioral therapy, using light therapy, or medical sleep aides.

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Stephen Brooks has the following 6 expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Disorders of Excessive Sleepiness (Hypersomnia)
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Narcolepsy

Board Certifications

Dr. Stephen Brooks is Board Certified in 1 specialty

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Reviews

Showing 0 of

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics
  • Education

    37 Years Experience

  • The University of Texas Southwestern

    Graduated in 1976

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Video

Take a minute to learn about Dr. Stephen Brooks in this video.

  • Similiar Doctors

    Dr. Stephen Brooks is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Palo Alto, CA.