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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)
5517 North McColl Road
Mcallen, TX
(956) 664-1999

Dr. Zuka Khabbazeh's specialty is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Khabbazeh's average patient rating is 3.0 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. She graduated from American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine.

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Specializes in Neurophysiology, Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)
4302 S Sugar Road; Suite 213
Edinburg, TX
(956) 383-5700

Dr. Luis Frias' specialties are neurophysiology and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He practices in San Antonio, TX and Edinburg, TX. Dr. Frias is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. He is a graduate of the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.

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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)
2108 South
Mcallen, TX
(956) 686-8100

Dr. Miguel Gutierrez is a medical specialist in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Gutierrez has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. After attending National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Faculty of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
3125 Center Pointe Drive
Edinburg, TX
(956) 683-9300

Dr. Priti Manohar's specialty is pediatric neurology. She accepts Medicare insurance. Dr. Manohar is a graduate of Seth G.S. Medical College. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
110 E. Savannah; Building C Suite 201
Mcallen, TX
(956) 687-3318; (956) 682-6755

Dr. Leonardo Garcia-Mendez, who practices in McAllen, TX, is a medical specialist in pediatric neurology. On average, patients gave him a rating of 2.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. Dr. Garcia-Mendez is a graduate of the University of Zulia School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)
316 Lindberg Avenue
Mcallen, TX
(956) 664-0002

Dr. Gabriel Diaz is a neurologist in McAllen, TX. Dr. Diaz honors Medicare insurance. He graduated from National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Faculty of Medicine.

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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)
1913 S 1st Street; Suite 200
Mcallen, TX
(956) 686-2393

Dr. Tommy Yee works as a neurologist. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. Dr. Yee graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. His residency was performed at The Regional Medical Center at Memphis and a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
110 E Savannah Avenue; Building C202
Mcallen, TX
(956) 631-2529

Dr. Wilson Sy's medical specialty is pediatric neurology. He studied medicine at the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery. For his professional training, Dr. Sy completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He has a 2.0 out of 5 star average patient rating.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
1200 E. Ridge Road; Suite 2
Mcallen, TX
(956) 668-0088

Dr. Marcos Valdez practices pediatric neurology. He graduated from Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon Faculty of Medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 2.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Valdez takes Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)
1910 S 1st Street; Suite 200
Mcallen, TX
(956) 687-7885

Dr. Ruy Quintanilla works as a neurologist in McAllen, TX. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. He attended medical school at Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon Faculty of Medicine.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
4302 S Sugar Road; Suite 200
Edinburg, TX
(956) 318-1129

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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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