Dr. Baris Metin is a renowned neurologist working at the NPISTANBUL BRAIN HOSPITAL. He obtained his medical education from the Istanbul University School of Medicine / 2004. He further attended the Istanbul University School of Medicine / Department of Neurology / 2009 and went on to Belgium Gent University / 2013 – Doctorate. He specializes in Memory Disorders, Functional Neuroimaging, Epilepsy, Electroencephalography, and Headaches, and Sleep Disorders.
Dr. Baris has previously served as the Uskudar University, Neuroscience Program Coordinator, TEDx organizer (+100 license) (TEDX UskudarUniversity 2018, and the Istanbul Chamber of Medicine Tanpa (Turkish American Neuropsychiatric Association-Director). He is also known for his various research publications in various medical journals around the world.
Neurologists are specialists who have received special training in diagnosing and treating brain and nervous system conditions. As neurology is a broad speciality area that deals with the entire nervous system and brain, a neurologist is able to diagnose and treat a variety of neurological disorders. Some of these specialists also go for further study to have specialization in a specific branch of neurology. Some of the conditions neurologist Dr. Baris Metin treats are:
The neurologist treats diseases that affect the nervous system, such as: infections (viral, bacterial, fungal) Cancers (benign, malignant) Neurological diseases are common, and the risks of developing them increase with age.
Some of the common symptoms of neurological conditions are listed below. If you have any of these symptoms, consult a neurologist.:
A person can also have problems with his/her senses due to sensory dysfunction. In such cases, they should also consult a neurologist to seek treatment.
The working hours of doctor Baris Metin is 10 am to 4 pm from Monday to Saturday. The doctor has an off on Sunday. Always call the doctor or his attendant to confirm his/her availability because the doctor may not be available due to some personal reasons or any emergencies.
The list of popular procedures that Dr Baris Metin performs is given below::
The doctor completely evaluates the condition of the patient before performing any procedure. The neurologist has reported a high success rate in performing various procedures with high precision and accuracy. The doctor also holds a rich experience in handling complex cases with ease. The specialist is proficient in using the latest techniques to perform the procedures and ensures that the patient recovers quickly.
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Dr. Baris has over 14 years of experience in his field of medicine.
He specializes in Memory Disorders, Functional Neuroimaging, Epilepsy, Electroencephalography, Headaches, and Sleep Disorders.
Yes, Dr. Baris Metin provides online video consultation through MediGence.
It cost 126 USD to video consult with Dr. Baris Metin through MediGence.
Dr. Baris is a part of various medical organizations that are internationally recognized.
Whenever a patient is suffering from a neurologic disorder involving the brain and the corresponding nerves, then a neurologist is visited to help diagnose, treat, and cure the disease.
He can be easily consulted by registering your profile with MediGence and writing down your inquiry. A meeting with the surgeon will be scheduled. Following which the consultation can be done.
A neurologist is a specialist who diagnoses and treats conditions of the spinal cord, brain, and nerves. This could include muscle diseases as well as disorders that affect thinking and behavior. A neurologist has completed specialist training after becoming a doctor. Neurologists enroll in a fellowship program to have deep experience in their specialty area because they are responsible for diagnosing and treating the complex conditions of the nervous system. Neurologists are also trained to perform a number of diagnostic tests to know the cause of a disease of the nervous system. Based on the tests, neurologists start treatment for a particular condition.
There are certain tests that you need to get done before and after consultation with a neurologist so that they can evaluate the overall condition of the patient and start appropriate treatment. The tests that help neurologists diagnose underlying neurological disorders are listed below::
Sometimes, you might need to have some more tests for the accurate diagnosis of neurological disorders. These tests are:
Here are some reasons to see a neurologist:
Neuropathic pain: Neuropathic pain happens when the nerves are damaged due to injury or disease. Diabetes can sometimes cause such nerve damage. Pain may be acute.
Migraines: Frequent and acute headaches are the most common reason to see a neurologist.
Seizures: Seizures are a type of disturbances in the brain. They can lead to strange sensations, loss of consciousness, and uncontrolled movements.
Brain or spinal cord injury: Car accident, fall, and sports injury could harm your brain or the spinal cord. Brain injuries can also cause headaches, loss of consciousness, dizziness, and seizures.