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

Dr. Gabriel Diaz is a neurologist in McAllen, TX. He graduated from National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Diaz is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. He is accepting new patients.

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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 is a specialist in neurophysiology and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He honors Medicare insurance. Dr. Frias studied medicine at 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 practices neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) in McAllen, TX. Dr. Gutierrez is a graduate of National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Faculty of Medicine. He has received a 2.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients.

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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)
5517 North McColl Road
Mcallen, TX
(956) 362-2440

Dr. Zuka Khabbazeh is a specialist in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). She works in Edinburg, TX and McAllen, TX. She studied medicine at American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Khabbazeh is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)
2108 S M Street; Suite 4
Mcallen, TX
(956) 686-8100

Dr. Felix Rivera-Perez works as a neurologist. Dr. Rivera-Perez honors Medicare insurance. He studied medicine at Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine.

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

Dr. Priti Manohar's medical specialty is pediatric neurology. She is a graduate of Seth G.S. Medical College. Dr. Manohar is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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

Dr. Leonardo Garcia-Mendez's area of specialization is pediatric neurology. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Garcia-Mendez is in-network for Medicare insurance. He graduated from the University of Zulia School 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 is a physician who specializes in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He takes Medicare insurance. He is a graduate of Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. Dr. Yee has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors.

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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 is a specialist in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Quintanilla honors Medicare insurance. He attended medical school at Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon Faculty of Medicine.

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

Dr. Wilson Sy is a McAllen, TX physician who specializes in pediatric neurology. His average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Sy attended medical school at the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
1200 E. Ridge Road; Suite 2
Mcallen, TX

Dr. Marcos Valdez is a specialist in pediatric neurology. He works in McAllen, TX and Corpus Christi, TX. He accepts Medicare insurance. Dr. Valdez is a graduate of Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon Faculty of Medicine.

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Specializes in Vascular Neurology
5501 S McColl Road
Edinburg, TX
(956) 362-8677

Dr. Haitham Dababneh sees patients in Edinburg, TX. His medical specialty is vascular neurology. He accepts Medicaid and Medicare insurance. He is a graduate of the University of Jordan Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Dababneh (or staff) speaks Arabic, Spanish, and Cantonese.

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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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