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We found 10 neurologists who accept United Healthcare Bronze near Spring, TX.

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Dr. Fayza Ahmed Faiz, MD
Specializes in Other, Neurology
11760 Fm 1960 Road W
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Fayaz Faiz is a neurologist in Houston, TX. He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. His clinical interests include seizure disorders, stroke, and carpal tunnel syndrome. Dr. Faiz's professional affiliations include Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, Houston Methodist, and Memorial Hermann. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Faiz honors. His practice is open to new patients. After attending Dow Medical College for medical school, Dr. Faiz completed his residency training at Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers and Graduate Hospital. In addition to English, Dr. Faiz (or staff) speaks Urdu, Spanish, and Punjabi.

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Clinical interests: Electroencephalography, Stroke, Neurological Disorders, Electromyography, Seizure Disorders, Carpal ... (Read more)

Dr. Edward Jose Escobar, DO
Specializes in Neurology
17030 Nanes Drive; Suite 109
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Edward Escobar is a physician who specializes in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare HSA, as well as other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine and residency at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Kentucky. Dr. Escobar is affiliated with Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital.

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Dr. Cary Steven Sternick, MD
Specializes in Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Neurology
26 Chestnut Hill Court
The Woodlands, TX
 

Dr. Cary Sternick is a specialist in electrodiagnostic medicine and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Sternick attended medical school at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Tomball Regional Medical Center.

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Dr. Cuie Qiu, MD
Specializes in Neurology
800 Peakwood Drive; Suite 2e
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Cuie Qiu is a neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) specialist in Houston, TX. Dr. Qiu is rated highly by Dr. Qiu's patients. Dr. Qiu is professionally affiliated with Houston Northwest Medical Center. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Qiu takes.

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Specializes in Vascular Neurology
25510 I-45 North; Suite 200
Spring, TX
 

Dr. Lorenzo Blas is a Spring, TX physician who specializes in vascular neurology. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Blas studied medicine at Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Blas (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish.

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Specializes in Other, Neurology
10655 Six Pines Drive; Suite 170
The Woodlands, TX
 

Dr. John Rossi's medical specialty is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). His average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Rossi graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College.

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Specializes in Neurology
17070 Red Oak Drive; Suite 300
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Nancy Washburn's medical specialty is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). She studied medicine at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. On average, patients gave her a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Washburn takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Neurology
25510 I-45 North; Suite 200
Spring, TX
 

Dr. Lee Pollack's medical specialty is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Pollack is rated 2.5 stars out of 5 by Dr. Pollack's patients. Dr. Pollack takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Pollack attended medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College.

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Specializes in Internal Medicine, Neurology, Sleep Medicine
800 Peakwood Drive; Suite 6d
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Fatima Ibrahim is a neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) and sleep medicine specialist in Spring, TX and Houston, TX. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. Dr. Ibrahim attended medical school at Kilpauk Medical College.

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Specializes in Neurology
7 Switchbud Place; Suite 192-176
The Woodlands, TX
 

Dr. Deanne Degreaffenreidte practices neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare HSA are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Degreaffenreidte honors. Her education and training includes medical school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University.

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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.