Neurology deals with the diagnosis and treatment of all categories of conditions and diseases involving the central and peripheral nervous systems (and their subdivisions, the autonomic and somatic nervous systems), including their coverings, blood vessels, and all effector tissue, such as muscle. A neurologist is specialized in neurology and is trained to diagnose and treat neurological disorders.
At Ozarks Healthcare Neurology we are experts in:
- Alzheimer's Disease
- Attention Deficit Disorder
- Back pain and other pain syndromes
- Balance problems
- Chronic Migraine
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Neuromuscular Disorders
- Parkinson’s Disease
Ozarks Healthcare has a long-standing commitment to excellence of care in stroke. The organization is committed to providing stroke education and working with area providers on the fast, effective treatment of stroke.
ALS Treatment Center
The ALS Treatment Center, which opened in May 2012, provides the highest quality of care for people with ALS and their families. The treatment center provides a multidisciplinary approach to the disease, involving neurology, physical and occupational therapy, speech-language pathology, respiratory, dietary, chaplains, and a DME provider. The center is recognized by the ALS Association meeting national standards of care in the management of ALS.
For more information about the Ozarks Healthcare ALS Treatment center, call 417-257-6777. You also can visit the Mid-America Chapter of the ALS Association at http://webkwc.alsa.org/site/PageNavigator/KWC_8_OMC_Welcome.html