At Mercy Clinic Neurology, we evaluate and treat patients with neurological disorders of the central and peripheral nervous systems. We provide consultations, ongoing care and diagnostic services that identify, characterize and treat neurological problems such as:
We also perform and interpret nerve conduction, EMG studies, EEG results, manage vagal nerve stimulators for epilepsy and deep brain stimulators for Parkinson and tremor. Botox injections are available for neurological disorders as well.
BotoxTM has recently been approved by the U.S. FDA for the preventive treatment of chronic migraine, a type of highly frequent migraine in which patients have a headache at least 15 days a month. Patients who have tried the existing prophylactic medications and still have frequent migraines may benefit from Botox injections, and this is now covered by almost all insurers. An additional advantage of using Botox is that it is only very rarely associated with any systemic side effects.
At Mercy, we offer comprehensive services to diagnose and treat a full range of conditions, including: