Electro Physiology - Dr Srikanth

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Electro Physiology

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Electrophysiology at Dr. Srikanth Neuro, Hyderabad

Advanced Electrophysiological Testing and Treatment

Electrophysiology is a specialized field that focuses on the electrical properties of biological cells and tissues, particularly within the nervous system. At Dr. Srikanth Neuro, we offer comprehensive electrophysiological services to diagnose and treat various neurological disorders. Our state-of-the-art facilities and expert team ensure accurate diagnoses and effective treatments for our patients.

What is Electrophysiology?

Electrophysiology involves studying the electrical activity of the nervous system to understand, diagnose, and treat neurological conditions. This includes monitoring electrical signals in the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nerves to identify abnormalities that could indicate various disorders.

Electrophysiological Services We Offer

Our Electrophysiology department provides a range of diagnostic and therapeutic services, including:

1. Electroencephalography (EEG)

  • Purpose: Measures electrical activity in the brain.
  • Applications: Diagnosing epilepsy, sleep disorders, brain tumors, encephalitis, and other conditions.

2. Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS) and Electromyography (EMG)

  • Purpose: Assess the health of muscles and the nerve cells that control them.
  • Applications: Diagnosing peripheral neuropathies, muscle diseases, motor neuron diseases, and neuromuscular junction disorders.

3. Evoked Potentials (EP)

  • Purpose: Measure electrical activity in the brain in response to stimuli.
  • Applications: Diagnosing multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injuries, and other conditions affecting sensory pathways.

4. Intraoperative Monitoring (IOM)

  • Purpose: Monitor neurological function during surgery to prevent damage to the nervous system.
  • Applications: Used in spinal surgeries, brain surgeries, and other procedures involving the nervous system.

Conditions Diagnosed with Electrophysiology

Electrophysiological testing can help diagnose a wide range of neurological disorders, including:

  • Epilepsy and Seizure Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathies
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Radiculopathies
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Autonomic Nervous System Disorders

Treatment Options

Based on the results of electrophysiological tests, our team at Dr. Srikanth Neuro can develop personalized treatment plans that may include:

  • Medications: To manage symptoms and treat underlying conditions.
  • Physical Therapy: To improve muscle strength and function.
  • Surgical Interventions: When necessary, to address structural issues causing neurological symptoms.
  • Lifestyle Modifications: Recommendations to manage and alleviate symptoms.

Why Choose Dr. Srikanth Neuro?

  • Expert Team: Our electrophysiology team is led by experienced neurologists and neurophysiologists dedicated to providing the best care.
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities: We utilize the latest technology and techniques for precise diagnosis and effective treatment.
  • Comprehensive Care: From initial diagnosis to ongoing management, we offer a full spectrum of services to meet your neurological needs.
  • Patient-Centered Approach: We prioritize patient comfort and well-being, ensuring a supportive and compassionate environment.

Book an Appointment

For advanced electrophysiological testing and treatment, trust Dr. Srikanth Neuro in Hyderabad. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and take the first step towards better neurological health.

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