We found 8 neurologists who accept Medicare near Johnson City, TN.

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Dr. Stafford Austin Conway Jr., MD
Specializes in Neurology
410 N State of Franklin Road; Suite 135
Johnson City, TN
 

Dr. Stafford Conway's area of specialization is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). His clinical interests include visual evoked potential test, orthostatic hypotension, and paralysis. Dr. Conway takes Medicare insurance. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Alabama, Dr. Conway attended American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Swedish Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Visual Evoked Potential Test, Ambulatory EEG, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Restless Leg Syndrome, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Pediatric Neuropsychiatry
109 West Watauga Avenue
Johnson City, TN
 

Dr. Clinton Musil's specialty is pediatric neuropsychiatry. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He studied medicine at East Tennessee State University, Quillen College of Medicine.

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Dr. Thomas C Perry Jr., MD
Specializes in Neurology
Corner of Lamont Street and Veterans Way
Mountain Home, TN
 

Dr. Thomas Perry is a neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) specialist. He obtained his medical school training at American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati. In Dr. Perry's practice, he is particularly interested in general neurology, peripheral neuropathy, and migraine. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. Dr. Perry is professionally affiliated with Mountain Home VA Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Migraine, Peripheral Neuropathy, Multiple Sclerosis, Movement Disorders, General Neurology

Specializes in Neurophysiology, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Neurology
105 Woodlawn Drive
Johnson City, TN
 

Dr. Phillip Justice is a neurophysiology, osteopathic manipulative medicine, and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) specialist. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Justice is in-network for Medicare insurance. He graduated from Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Justice's medical residency was performed at Allegheny General Hospital and UH Case Medical Center.

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Specializes in Neurology
Corner of Lamont Street and Veterans Way
Mountain Home, TN
 

Dr. Nathaniel Whaley practices neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) in Johnson City, TN and Mountain Home, TN. Dr. Whaley is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. He graduated from East Tennessee State University, Quillen College of Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Mountain Home VA Medical Center.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
410 N State of Franklin Road; Suite 135
Johnson City, TN
 

Dr. Tanzid Shams' area of specialization is pediatric neurology. He speaks Bengali. Dr. Shams attended St. George's University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Columbia University for residency. He is in-network for Medicaid and Medicare insurance. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Shams include: Best Research Poster Presentatation, Columbia Neurology; Best Research Poster Presentation, Columbia Neurology; and Arnold Gold Award for Humanism in Medicine. He is accepting new patients.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology, Other
329 Wesley Street; Suite 1
Johnson City, TN
 

Dr. Gamal Boutros practices pediatric neurology in Johnson City, TN. Dr. Boutros graduated from Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine. He is rated 2.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Specializes in Neurology
1321 Sunset Drive; Suite 11
Johnson City, TN
 

Dr. Stephen Kimbrough practices neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He is affiliated with Mountain Home VA Medical Center. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kimbrough honors. He is a graduate of Mayo Medical School.

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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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