We found 3 neurophysiologists who accept Humana Silver HMO near Tucson, AZ.

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Specializes in Neurophysiology, Neurology
2450 E River Road
Tucson, AZ
 

Dr. Young Song works as a neurophysiologist and neurologist. Her medical residency was performed at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix. She is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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Dr. David Jonathan Teeple, MD
Specializes in Neurophysiology, Neurology
2450 E River Road
Tucson, AZ
 

Dr. David Teeple is a neurophysiology and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) specialist in Phoenix, AZ and Tucson, AZ. Dr. Teeple's average patient rating is 3.0 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Teeple accepts. Before performing his residency at Barrow Neurological Institute, Dr. Teeple attended Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons for medical school.

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Dr. Dinesh Talwar, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Neurology, Neurophysiology
2450 E River Road
Tucson, AZ
 

Dr. Dinesh Talwar practices pediatric neurology and neurophysiology in Tucson, AZ. Dr. Talwar's average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended All India Institute of Medical Sciences for medical school and subsequently trained at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center for residency.

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What is Neurophysiology?

Neurophysiologists are doctors who use tests to evaluate the function of the nervous system. They are able to record the electrical transmissions of the brain, spinal cord, muscles and nerves in order to diagnose neurological diseases. A neurophysiologist may test for nerve and muscle conditions such as myasthenia gravis, demyelinating polyneuropathy, or ALS.

There are a number of tests that a neurophysiologist might use, depending on the part of the nervous system that is affected. Some of these include:
  • Nerve conduction studies, to show how well nerves are working
  • Electromyography, to show how well the muscles respond to signals from nerves
  • Electroencephalography (EEG), a test to measure brain activity (most often used to diagnose epilepsy)
  • Evoked potential studies, which measure electrical activity in the brain in response to a stimulus
  • Polysomnography, or a sleep study, which records brain activity and body functions during sleep

In addition, neurophysiologists are often called on to assist during brain or spinal cord surgery to monitor the health and function of the nervous system during the procedure.

After performing tests on the nervous system, neurophysiologists will offer their interpretation and opinion of the results to help make a diagnosis. They provide critical information to patients with serious neurological diseases.
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