SYMPTOMS & CONDITIONS

Neurology is the diverse and complicated study of the entire nervous system. This includes the Central Nervous System (CNS), consisting of the brain and spinal cord, and the Peripheral Nervous System (PNS), consisting of nerve roots, peripheral nerves, neuromuscular junctions, and muscles.

 

At Optimize Neurology, Dr. Wingrove treats patients across the full spectrum of neurological disorders.  The list below details just some of the symptoms and conditions she treats.  If you have a question about a particular symptom or condition not included in the list below, please contact us to inquire.

Symptoms:

• Headaches

• Abnormal vision
• Facial pain
• Dizziness/vertigo
• Memory loss
• Confusion
• Blackouts
• Spells
• Seizures
• Language difficulty
• Attention difficulty
• Slurred speech
• Swallowing problems
• Fatigue
• Daytime sleepiness

• Insomnia

• Numbness/Tingling
• Abnormal Sensations

• Chronic pain
• Burning pain
• Shooting pain

• Nerve pain
• Muscle twitches
• Muscle cramps
• Muscle Spasms/Spasticity

• Weakness
• Abnormal movements
• Tremors/shakes
• Slowness of movement
• Walking difficulty
• Balance problems

Conditions:

• Migraines/ Chronic Migraines
• Trigeminal neuralgia/Trigeminal Autonomic Cephalalgias
• Bell’s Palsy
• Epilepsy
• Concussion/Post-concussive Syndrome
• Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
• Transient Ischemic Attacks (TIA)/ Stroke
• Cerebral aneurysms/Cerebrovascular abnormalities
• Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)

• Dementias (Alzheimer’s, Lewy Body, Frontotemporal)
• Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)

• Essential Tremor
• Parkinson’s Disease/Parkinson’s Plus Syndromes

• Multiple Sclerosis/Transverse Myelitis

• Meningitis/Encephalitis
• Syncope

• Brain tumors

• Peripheral nervous system tumors

• Myelopathy
• Radiculopathy (pinched nerve roots)
• Neuropathy
• Restless Legs Syndrome
• Benign Fasciculation Syndrome
• ALS/Motor Neuron Disease
• Myasthenia Gravis
• Myopathy
• Fibromyalgia/Chronic Fatigue
• Paraneoplastic syndromes