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We found 4 neurologists who accept Bronze Compass 6400 near Vero Beach, FL.

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Specializes in Neurophysiology, Neurology
787 37th Street; Suite E120
Vero Beach, FL
 

Dr. Leslie Huszar's areas of specialization are neurophysiology and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease); he sees patients in Vero Beach, FL. He attended medical school at Semmelweis University Faculty of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Huszar trained at Montreal General Hospital. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Huszar is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and United Healthcare HSA, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is conversant in Hungarian.

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Specializes in Other, Psychiatry, Neurology, Sleep Medicine
920 37th Place; Suite 104
Vero Beach, FL
 

Dr. Fernando Miranda specializes in psychiatry, neurology (brain & spinal cord disease), and sleep medicine and practices in Vero Beach, FL. On average, patients gave Dr. Miranda a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Miranda takes. He is a graduate of the University of Chile Faculty of Medicine.

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Specializes in Neurology
1155 35th Lane; Suite 100
Vero Beach, FL
 

Dr. Stuart Shafer is a neurologist in Vero Beach, FL. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Shafer honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Neurology
1155 35th Lane; Suite 100
Vero Beach, FL
 

Dr. Michele Ofner's medical specialty is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). She graduated from Albany Medical College. Patients gave her an average rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Ofner honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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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.