A Neurologist is a doctor who helps in the diagnosis, treatment and management of the disorders of the nervous system, constituting central nervous system and peripheral nervous system. It includes the brain, spinal cord and nerves. The branch of medicine that deals with treating the disorders of the nervous system is called Neurology and the doctor of neurology is known as a neurologist. A Neurologist specializes in treating the disorders of the nervous system eg. epilepsy, migraine, multiple sclerosis, parkinson's disease, stroke etc.
Neurologist(s) in South Africa