Neurology is concerned with providing diagnosis, treatment to patients with diseases of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves or muscles.
Neurologists specialise in diseases and conditions of the nervous system, which includes the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves and muscles. They diagnose and treats everything from stroke and epilepsy to headaches.
Aster Clinics is a chain of neurology clinics in Dubai, Sharjah, and Abu Dhabi where you can work with our experts to diagnose, treat and manage all diseases affecting the nervous system.
A person with any condition affecting the brain, spinal cord or peripheral nerves should consult a neurologist. Signs and symptoms that may prompt an appointment include:
Aster Clinics is one of the most prominent and expansive clinic networks across the
Middle East. We are committed to providing high-quality healthcare services to our patients.
Aster Clinics has an extensive network of specialists who work closely with our team of
neurosurgeons, neuro-radiologists and neuropathologists to provide timely diagnosis and
treatment for all neurological conditions. Our specialised services include:
Our medical experts are trained to recognise and diagnose these disorders based on physical examination, clinical tests and imaging techniques such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
The first step in diagnosing a neurological disorder is obtaining a comprehensive history from the patient. The patient may be asked to describe their symptoms and how they have affected daily life. In some cases, a neurologist may make an initial diagnosis based on a physical examination alone.
Our doctors will also perform a physical examination that involves testing for reflexes, muscle power, sensory functions and balance and coordination. Book an appointment with us in Dubai!
Aster Clinics has medical professionals in Dubai who work with patients suffering from neurological ailments like Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
and other neurological disorders. Our world-class neurologists are highly qualified and have years of experience treating patients with various neurological conditions.
Aster Clinic is a leading neurology and neurosurgery clinic in Dubai, serving the people of Dubai with specialised medical care since 1987. We offer our patients a wide range of services, including Neurology and Neurosurgery, and treatments for Epilepsy, Headaches, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s Disease and Alzheimer’s.
There are many different types of neurological diseases. The most common include Migraine ,
stroke, epilepsy, Peripheral Neuropathy, multiple sclerosis, Parkininsons disease, dementia.
Neurology is the medical speciality concerned with diagnosing and treating conditions that affect
the brain, spinal cord and nervous system. Psychiatrists are medical doctors who specialise in
diagnosing and treating mental illness. Neurologists may be asked to evaluate a patient with
psychiatric symptoms or a possible psychiatric disorder, but they do not provide therapy or
prescribe medications for these conditions.
The main function is to diagnose and treat disorders of the brain, spinal cord and nerves that
may be caused by infections, tumours or trauma. The ability to recognise such conditions, as
well as other disorders affecting the nervous system, is essential.
During this examination, we will attach electrodes to your scalp with a special paste or gel. We
will then ask you to lie down quietly and answer questions while we observe your brain activity
on the monitor screen. This usually takes about 30 to 45 minutes.
A patient may be referred to a neurologist by their primary care doctor if they have symptoms
that suggest a problem in their nervous system. A physical examination will be done to look forabnormalities in
testing reflexes, muscle strength or coordination problems. Patients may also
be advised imaging studies, nerve conduction studies and other tests for diagnosis.