The McFarland Clinic Neuroscience Department is dedicated to providing the highest quality medical care in a compassionate and cost effective fashion.
Neurologists treat disorders of the nervous system and muscles. A neurologist is often consulted to rule out a neurological cause of unexplained pain.
Common diseases treated include:
- Muscular dystrophies
- Peripheral neuropathies
The nervous system includes:
- Brain and spinal cord (and their coverings)
- Cranial nerves connected to the eyes, face, ears, nose and throat
- Peripheral nerves which supply the arms and legs
- Muscles of the body
- Autonomic nerves which innervate the internal organs including the blood vessels and sweat glands
First Nurse Radio Show with Selden Spencer, MD - September 2015