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We found 8 neurologists who accept Bronze Compass Balanced HSA 5500 near El Paso, TX.

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Specializes in Neurology
1250 East Cliff Drive; Suite 4e
El Paso, TX
 

Dr. Jose Ramirez is a specialist in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He graduated from Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine. United Healthcare Compass, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ramirez honors. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Ramirez (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese.

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Specializes in Vascular Neurology
4615 Alameda Avenue
El Paso, TX
 

Dr. Gustavo Rodriguez is a medical specialist in vascular neurology. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Neurology
2311 N Mesa; Building F
El Paso, TX
 

Dr. Boris Kaim is a specialist in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare HSA are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kaim honors. He graduated from the University of Valle.

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Specializes in Vascular Neurology
4615 Alameda Avenue
El Paso, TX
 

Dr. Salvador Cruz-Flores practices vascular neurology in El Paso, TX. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Cruz-Flores accepts.

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Specializes in Pediatric Psychiatry, Neurology
5915 Silver Springs; Building 3b
El Paso, TX
 

Dr. Jaime Arbona is a specialist in pediatric psychiatry and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He graduated from the University of San Carlos of Guatemala, Faculty of Medical Sciences. He is rated 3.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Arbona is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Compass, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
1400 N El Paso Street; B
El Paso, TX
 

Dr. Rodolfo Fierro-Stevens sees patients in El Paso, TX. His medical specialty is pediatric neurology. Dr. Fierro-Stevens graduated from Autonomous University of Ciudad Juarez (UACJ). His average rating from his patients is 2.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Fierro-Stevens accepts.

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Specializes in Neurology
4800 Alberta Avenue; Department of Neuropsychiatry Ttuhsc
El Paso, TX
 

Dr. Richard Brower is a medical specialist in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Dr. Brower is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in Vascular Neurology
4800 Alberta Avenue
El Paso, TX
 

Dr. Alberto Maud specializes in vascular neurology. On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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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.