We found 4 neurologists who accept United Healthcare Platinum near Lititz, PA.

Filter By:
Showing 1-4 of 4
Selecting one of the sort options will cause this page to reload and list providers by the selected sort order.
Dr. Wen Ying Wu-Chen, MD
Specializes in Neurology
640 E. Oregon Road
Lititz, PA
 

Dr. Wen Ying Wu-Chen's specialty is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). She is affiliated with Ephrata Community Hospital and Lancaster General Health. After completing medical school at the University of Costa Rica Faculty of Medicine and the University of Kansas School of Medicine, Dr. Wu-Chen performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with Temple University. She is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and more. Her practice is open to new patients.

Read more
Dr. Venkatachalam Mangeshkumar, MD
Specializes in Other, Neurology
640 East Oregon Road
Lititz, PA
 

Dr. Venkatachalam Mangeshkumar sees patients in Lititz, PA. His medical specialty is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He has a special interest in parkinson's disease, stroke, and seizures. Dr. Mangeshkumar has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Capital BlueCross, in addition to other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at Madras Medical College and Stanley Medical College and residency at Jefferson University Hospitals and a hospital affiliated with Jefferson Medical College. Dr. Mangeshkumar is professionally affiliated with Ephrata Community Hospital and Lancaster General Health. He has an open panel.

Read more

Clinical interests: Parkinson's Disease, Stroke, Epilepsy, Seizures, Alzheimer's Disease

Specializes in Acupuncture, Neurology
640 E. Oregon Road
Lititz, PA
 

Dr. Negbhushan Rao is a specialist in acupuncture and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Rao takes United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and United Healthcare POS, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending Government Medical College, Nagpur for medical school, he completed his residency training at NYU Langone Medical Center, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, and Bellevue Hospital Center. He has received distinctions including Mp Ophthalmic Surgeons Prize and Fellow, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Dr. Rao (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Telephone Interpretation and Hindi.

Read more
Dr. Anurag Walia, MD
Specializes in Neurology
2121 Oregon Pike
Lancaster, PA
 

Dr. Anurag Walia specializes in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Walia is affiliated with Lancaster General Health. He attended medical school at King George Medical University. He trained at Hahnemann University Hospital for his residency. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Walia accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

New Patients

Reviews

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Additional Information

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Online Communication

Practice Affiliation

Certifications

Credentials

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Years Since Graduation

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.

Selecting a checkbox option will refresh the page.