Acoustic Neuromas

conditions brain-disorders Acoustic Neuromas Also known as vestibular schwannomas, acoustic neuromas are quite common and the majority are benign. These slow growing tumors develop on the main nerve leading from your inner ear to your brain which often affect your...

Brachial Plexus Neuropathy

conditions PERIPHERAL-DISORDERS Brachial Plexus Neuropathy Brachial plexus neuropathy (BPN) is a type of peripheral neuropathy which refers to damage of a single nerve or group of nerves. BPN occurs when nerves in your upper shoulder area become damaged and cause...

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

conditions PERIPHERAL-DISORDERS Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Although CTS is reasonably common, there are often overlapping symptoms from other neurological conditions that can contribute. Holding your arm and hands in one position causes pressure on the median nerve in the...

Cerebellopontine Angle Tumor

conditions brain-disorders Cerebellopontine Angle Tumor The CPA is a uniquely identified area in the posterior fossa. Surrounding structures include cranial nerves, arteries, veins, brainstem, and cerebellum. Symptoms Common symptoms of CPA tumors relate to the...

Chiari Malformations

conditions spine-disorders Chiari Malformations Chiari Malformations have been classified as Types (I and II. Chiari Malformations are not a common clinical neurological issue in adults, but their presence in newborns can be life threatening. The consultation must...