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Specializes in Other, Neurology
506 West Cherry Street
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Najeeb Zuberi practices neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) in Fort Myers, FL and Kissimmee, FL. He studied medicine at Technical University of Santiago (UTESA). He trained at St. Vincent's Hospital, Staten Island for his residency. Patient reviews placed Dr. Zuberi at an average of 2.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Zuberi accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Fernando A Gonzales-Portillo, MD
Specializes in Neurology
720 W Oak Street; #309
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Fernando Gonzales-Portillo, who practices in Kissimmee, FL and Saint Cloud, FL, is a medical specialist in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). The average patient rating for Dr. Gonzales-Portillo is 3.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Indiana University, Dr. Gonzales-Portillo attended Cayetano Heredia University for medical school. He is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with St. Cloud Regional Medical Center, Osceola Regional Medical Center, and Orlando Health.

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Specializes in Vascular Neurology, Neurophysiology
2400 N Orange Blossom Trail; Suite 204
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Tariq Irfan is a specialist in vascular neurology and neurophysiology. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in Neurology
802 Rose Avenue
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Stuart Farber is a Kissimmee, FL physician who specializes in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Farber is a graduate of the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. His patients gave him an average rating of 2.0 out of 5 stars. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Farber takes.

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Specializes in Neurology
2400 N Orange Blossom Tr; Suite 204
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Ricardo Villalobos works as a neurologist. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Villalobos takes. He attended medical school at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine.

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What is Neurology?

Neurology is the study of the brain and nervous system, including the spinal cord and nerves. Disorders of the nervous system can affect many parts of the body, and a neurological exam must be quite thorough. A neurologist examining a new patient will check for any issues with:

  • motor skills (the way your brain and muscles work together)
  • sensory skills (sight, hearing, taste, touch and smell)
  • nerve function
  • coordination and balance
  • changes in mood or behavior

A neurologist can order different kinds of tests to check the function of the brain and nerves. These tests may include a head CT scan (a type of 3-dimensional x-ray), an electroencephalogram (which measures the electrical impulses inside the brain), an MRI (a detailed image of the brain or spinal cord), or electromyography (which uses electricity to test nerve function). The results of the exam and the tests help neurologists diagnose and form treatment plans for disorders like multiple sclerosis, tremors, stroke, and migraine headaches.

Some neurological problems, such as certain brain tumors, may require surgical treatment. Since neurologists do not perform surgery, they will refer patients who need operations to a surgical subspecialist, such as a neurosurgeon. Beyond surgery, a neurologist might recommend any of the following treatments:

  • medication (such as interferon for MS or topiramate for migraines)
  • laser therapy (class IV laser treatment is sometimes used to alleviate peripheral neuropathy pain)
  • physical therapy (stretches and exercises can increase balance and range of motion, helping patients to move more easily and with less pain)

Therapies such as these can improve quality of life for patients dealing with neurological disorders. Neurologists help their patients sense and interact with the world at their very best.

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