You need an appointment with a neurologist, when…

You need a neurologist’s consultation in the following cases:

1. Vascular diseases of nervous system

  • Chronic disorder of cerebral circulation caused by aterosclerosis, hypertonic disease or cervical disk disease.
  • Dyscirculatory encephalopathy
  • Strokes and their follow-ups
  • Raynauds phenomenon
  • Migraine
  • Vegetative-vascular dystonia

2. Chronic progressive degenerative diseases of the nervous system

  • Parkinsons disease
  • Syringomyelia
  • Myasthenia and myopathy
  • Disseminated sclerosis
  • Essential tremor (shaking movements of head and hands)

3. Epilepsy, attacks of convulsion and faints

4. Diseases of central nervous system

  • Intracranial hypertension, hydrocephalus (water on brain)
  • Cerebral palsy (CP) follow-ups
  • Tumour on brain and spinal cord and surgery follow-ups
  • Poliomyelitis and encephalitis follow-ups
  • Hyperkineses (spasmodic torticollis, writers cramp)
  • Myelopathy (different spinal cord disorders)

5. Panic attacks, chronic fatigue syndrome

6. Spinal cord and musculoskeletal system diseases

  • Osteochondrosis, spondyloarthrosis, spondylosis, spondylolisthesis
  • Arthrosis, arthritis, osteoarthrosis, polyarthritis
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Epicondylitis
  • Calcaneal spur

7. Cerebral and spinal injuries and follow-ups

8. Peripheral nervous system disorders

  • Radiculitis
  • Plexopathy (disorder of network of nerves)
  • Neuropathy (disorder of peripheral nerves), compression and injury neuropathy, facial neuropathy (facial nerve palsy), sciatic neuropathy
  • Trigeminal neuralgia (facial pain), intercostal and toxic neuralgias
  • Eritromelalgia

9. Sleep disorder