Neuroscience

Neurology

ACMH neurology services include Seizure Disorder, Neuropathy, CIDP, Myasthenia Gravis, Multiple Sclerosis, Optic Neuritis, Gillian Barre, Dystonia, Stroke, Migraine, Psuedotumor Cerebri, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Dementia/Alzheimer's Disease, Memory Loss, Parkinson's Disease, Parkinsonism and Tremors (both unspecified and essential).

Also included is the evaluation of patients with abnormal MRI of the brain, some forms of concussions, as well as for general symptoms of numbness, neuralgia, weakness, head and neck pain, leg pain, visual disturbance.

 

Procedures

  • Visual evoked potentials – Provides a look at the optic nerve for damage that can be cause by Multiple sclerosis.  
  • Nerve Conduction (NCV) and (Electromyography) EMG – A nerve and muscle test which evaluates damage that can be caused by Neuropathy, Gillian Barre syndrome and LSS sometimes ordered when diagnosed with numbness, leg pain and weakness
  • 24 hour blood pressure monitor – A monitor is worn for 24 hours and the data can aid the doctor in helping to regulate blood pressure with medications
  • Tysabri Infusions –  Armstrong Neurology Associates and Dr. Berger are a TOUCH approved site for the infusion of the multiple sclerosis medication Tysabri
  • Botox Injections –  for Migraine treatment.   

Neurosurgery

Surgical intervention is utilized as a last resort in cases where other treatments have failed. ACMH Hospital is home to sophisticated medical care for all your neurosurgical needs including, but not limited to:

  • The brain, neck and spine
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Scaitic nerve pain

 

Neuroscience Specialists

Malcom Berger, MD
Malcom Berger, MD
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Curt Conry, MD
Curt Conry, MD
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Armstrong Neurologic Associates

500 Medical Arts Building
Suite 510
Kittanning, PA 
16201
Phone: 724-543-8014
Fax: 724-543-8015
Monday - Friday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Western Pennsylvania Neurosurgical Associates

100 Medical Arts Building
Suite 130
Kittanning, PA 
16201
Phone: 724-543-3550
Fax: 724-543-3552
Monday - Friday: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Saturday & Sunday: Closed