Untreated nerve problems can cause pain, tingling, numbness, and cognition issues. Fortunately, the expertly trained neurologists at CHW Cares in Washington Heights, Manhattan, offer comprehensive neurology services for New York City patients ages 65 and older.
Neurology services include evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of problems with the way nerves function within your body.
Nerve abnormalities can cause pain, disability, and serious problems for your health. Treatment with the CHW Cares team can relieve symptoms, reduce disease progression, and give you a better quality of life.
Common symptoms associated with neurological problems include:
The sooner you seek treatment for a neurological problem, the better your chance of recovering from, preventing, or delaying debilitating complications.
Symptoms associated with neurology problems can occur due to:
The CHW Cares team has many years of experience treating these conditions and can determine the root cause of neurological problems.
To determine the cause of neurological problems and develop an effective treatment, the CHW Cares team discusses your medical history and symptoms.
They check your vital signs, complete a comprehensive physical exam (including a neurological exam), and recommend specific diagnostic tests. Examples include nerve, blood, and urine tests, X-rays, CT scans, MRIs, and other imaging procedures.
Depending on the type and severity of the neurology problem, your neurologist may recommend one of the following treatments:
Your CHW Cares specialist personalizes each neurology treatment to maximize pain relief, help your body heal, improve mobility, enhance brain health, and give you a better quality of life.