Neurology

Neurology is the branch of medicine that focuses on the brain, nervous system and related disorders.

Our specialists have the advanced training and experience to address a wide variety of issues and conditions, including:

  • Muscle weakness
  • Frequent dizziness and headaches
  • Seizure disorders
  • Stroke
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Sensory nervous system disorders
  • Infections such as encephalitis and meningitis
  • Spinal cord disorders
  • Brain tumors
  • Tremors
  • Neurodegenerative diseases such as ALS and Alzheimer’s

KCH Neurologist Dr. Even Wang is able to provide testing, care and treatment covering a wide range of conditions, both in the office and in the hospital setting. Testing for neurological disorders or infections may include blood tests, imaging of the brain and spine, an electroencephalograph (EEG) or an electromyogram (EMG).

EEG
An EEG is the recording of the brain’s electrical activity, and is used to measure and record brain activity, especially if epilepsy or seizures are suspected.

EMG
An EMG is a test of the nervous system that measures the communication between nerves and muscles.