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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)

2108 South
Mcallen, TX
(956) 686-8100

(Average of 4 in 3 ratings)

Dr. Miguel Gutierrez works as a neurologist. His education and training includes medical school at National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Faculty of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. The average patient rating for Dr. Gutierrez is 3.0 stars out of 5.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology

110 E. Savannah Avenue; Building C-202
Mcallen, TX
(956) 631-2529

(Average of 2.4 in 7 ratings)

Dr. Wilson Sy sees patients in McAllen, TX. His medical specialty is pediatric neurology. He graduated from the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Sy trained at a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine for his residency. Patients gave him an average rating of 2.5 stars out of 5. He takes Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology

3125 Center Point Drive
Edinburg, TX
(956) 683-9300

Dr. Priti Manohar specializes in pediatric neurology. She studied medicine at Seth G.S. Medical College. Dr. Manohar is in-network for Medicare insurance. She speaks Spanish.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology

110 E Savannah Avenue; #C201
McAllen, TX
(956) 687-3318; (956) 682-6744

(Average of 1 in 2 ratings)

Dr. Leonardo Garcia-Mendez's area of specialization is pediatric neurology. He is a graduate of the University of Zulia School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)

1913 S 1st Street; Suite 200
Mcallen, TX
(956) 686-2393

(Average of 5 in 1 rating)

Dr. Tommy Yee is a neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) specialist in McAllen, TX. Dr. Yee is in-network for Medicare insurance. Before completing his residency at The Regional Medical Center at Memphis and a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Yee attended medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors.

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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)

5517 North McColl Road
Mcallen, TX

(Average of 3 in 1 rating)

Dr. Zuka Khabbazeh is a neurologist. She is a graduate of American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine. She is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)

1910 S 1st Street; #200
McAllen, TX
(956) 687-7885

Clinical interests: Neurology, Epilepsy, Emg, Eeg

Dr. Ruy Quintanilla is a neurologist. He has indicated that his clinical interests include electroencephalography (EEG), neurological disorders, and electromyography (EMG). He takes Medicare insurance. Dr. Quintanilla is a graduate of Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon Faculty of Medicine.

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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)

316 Lindberg Avenue
Mcallen, TX
(956) 664-0002

(Average of 5 in 1 rating)

Dr. Gabriel Diaz, who practices in McAllen, TX, is a medical specialist in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Diaz is a graduate of National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Faculty of Medicine. He is in-network for Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Pediatric Neurology

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

(Average of 2 in 3 ratings)

Dr. Marcos Valdez works as a pediatric neurologist. The average patient rating for Dr. Valdez is 2.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Medicare insurance. Dr. Valdez is a graduate of Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon Faculty of Medicine.

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Specializes in Neurophysiology, Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)

4302 S Sugar Road; #105
Edinburg, TX
(956) 383-5700; (956) 287-9810

Dr. Luis Frias, who practices in San Antonio, TX and Edinburg, TX, is a medical specialist in neurophysiology and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He attended medical school at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.

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Specializes in Neurology (Brain & Spinal Cord Disease)

1910 S 1st Street; Suite 200
Mcallen, TX
(956) 687-7885

Dr. Gloria Mireles sees patients in McAllen, TX. Her medical specialty is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Mireles graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. She honors Medicare insurance.

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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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