Dementia in Miami, FL
Advanced Neuro and Spine Institute is one of South Florida’s leading treatment centers specializing in the diagnosis, treatment and management of neurological conditions and diseases such as dementia. The neurologists and neurosurgeons at our Aventura, Kendall, Hialeah, and Fort Lauderdale offices deliver expert, personalized care in a welcoming environment.
Dementia describes a range of symptoms associated with brain diseases that cause memory loss and the inability to think and reason.
What Causes Dementia?
Dementia is caused by diseases or infections that affect parts of the brain used for memory, language, learning, and decision-making. Neurodegenerative diseases that cause dementia are Alzheimer’s disease, Huntington’s, and Parkinson’s disease. Dementia is also caused by stroke, head injuries, illnesses of the kidneys and liver, lung diseases, nutritional deficiencies, and excessive drug and alcohol use.
What Are the Symptoms of Dementia?
If you’re experiencing any of the following symptoms, seek medical attention:
- Loss of memory
- Difficulty in completing tasks, planning, organizing, communicating, or reasoning
- Inappropriate behavior
- Disorientation problems
- Personality changes
- Agitation, paranoia, or hallucinations
How is Dementia Diagnosed and Treated at Advanced Neuro and Spine Institute?
The doctors of Advanced Neuro and Spine Institute perform blood tests, mental status assessments, brain imaging (CT or MRI), and physical and neurological exams to accurately diagnose the cause of dementia and recommend appropriate treatment.
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Advanced Neuro and Spine Institute doctors are experts in neurological disease management utilizing the latest techniques and treatment options available. Our patients benefit from individualized treatment plans. We have offices conveniently located in Aventura, Kendall, Hialeah, and Fort Lauderdale. Please call 786-401-4599 today to schedule your initial consultation!