Services

 

B.G.Tricounty Neurology and Sleep Clinic

NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS
WE TREAT ALL KINDS OF NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS: EPILEPSY, ALZHEIMER'S, PARKINSON'S, STROKE, PAIN, CARPAL TUNNEL, MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS, HEADACHES, FREQUENT FALLS, DIZZINESS, VERTIGO, NEUROPATHY AND FAINTING SPELLS. WE DO ALL TESTING ON SITE INCLUDING EEG, EMG, NERVE CONDUCTION, EVOKED POTENTIALS, AUTONOMIC TESTING, VNG/BALANCE TEST ETC
NUMEROUS GRATIFIED PATIENTS. CALL 586-983-3666 TO SET UP AN APPOINTMENT.

SLEEP/WAKE DISORDERS
WE TREAT ALL SLEEP/WAKE DISORDERS INCLUDING SNORING, SLEEP APNEA, NARCOLEPSY, NIGHTMARES, NIGHTTERRORS ETC AND DO ALL TESTING ON SITE INCLUDING PSG, MSLT AND VIDEO-PSG
CALL NOW TO SET UP 586-983-3666

EPILEPSY DISORDERS
DR VERMA IS ADEPT AT TREATING DIFFICULT TO CONTROL EPILEPSY AND DOES PRE-SURGICAL WORKUP FOR ALL KINDS OF EPILEPSY SURGERY WHICH IS PERFORMED BY NEUROSURGEONS AT RO BEAUMONT HOSPITALS.
CALL NOW TO SET UP AN APPOINTMENT 586-983-3666

POLYSOMNOGRAPHY, MSLT AND MWT
AN OVERNITE OR DAYTIME TEST OR A PORTABLE SLEEP STUDY TO DIAGNOSE SLEEP RELATED PROBLEMS. PATIENT'S BREATHING, BRAIN ACTIVITY, MUSCLE ACTIVITY, LEG MOVEMENTS, HEART RATE AND OXYGEN ARE MONITERED DURING A TEST TYPICALLY LASTING ABOUT 6 HOURS OR MORE. WE ARE ALOS SET UP TO DO 5 NAP DAYTIME MULTIPLE SLEEP LATENCY TEST AND 4 TRIAL DAYTIME MWT.
STATE-OF-THE-ART EQUIPMENT AND 4-STAR HOTEL ATMOSPHERE IN OUR SLEEP ROOMS.

AUTONOMIC TESTING
WE ARE THE ONLY PRIVATE PRACTICE AND FREE STANDING PLACE IN MICHIGAN WHERE THIS TESTING IS AVILABLE FOR SMALL FIBER NEUROPATHY, DIABETIC NEUROPATHY, AUTONOMIC NEUROPATHY, SYNCOPE, FAINTING SPELLS, PARESTHESIAS AND ORHTOSTATIC HYPOTENSION. ALL 4 TESTS ARE DONE INCLUDING HRDB, VALSALVA, SWEAT AND TILT TABLE. IT TAKES ABOUT 1 HOUR.
FAINTING SPELLS MAY CAUSE INJURY AND ARE TREATBALE IF ACCURATELY DIAGNOSED. ORHTOSTATIC HYPOTENSION IS ALSO TREATABLE IF DIAGNOSED ACCURATELY. DIABETIC PAINFUL NEUROPATHY IS VERY COMMON AND TREATABLE IF DIAGNOSED ACCURATELY.

EMG/NCV
A TEST TO EVALUATE MUSCLES BY A THIN NEEDLE AND NERVES BY LIGHT CURRENT TO DIAGNOSE NEUROMUSCULAR DISORDERS
LET YOUR DOCTOR KNOW IF YOU HAVE BLEEDING DISORDER OR YOU ARE ON BLOOD THINEERS. DR VERMA PERSONALLY DOES THIS TEST AS OPPOSED TO MANY PLACES WHERE TECHNICIANS DO IT. THUS RESULTS ARE FAR MORE RELIABLE.

EEG/EVOKED POTENTIALS/24-72 HOUR AMBULATORY EEG
TEST OF BRAIN ACTIVITY.PAINLESS AND NONINVASIVE. TAKES ABOUT 1 HOUR. WE USE DIGITAL EQUIPMENT. DR VERMA IS INTERNATIONALLY KNOWN FOR EXPERTISE IN THIS TEST AND HAS BEEN A BOARD-EXAMINER IN THIS FIELD. VERTIGO/DIZZINESS ALSO EVALUATED. AUDITORY, VISUAL AND SOMATOSENSORY EVOKED POTENTIALS ALL PERFORMED.
24-72 HOUR EEG IS ALSO AVAILABLE. ELECTRODES APPLIED THE SAME WAY AS REGULAR EEG. PATIENT SENT HOME WITH A COMPUTER WORN ON BELT AND RESEMBLING A WALKMAN-ROUND THE CLOCK TECHNICAL SUPPORT AVAILABLE-BATTERY MAY RECORD UPTO 72 HOURS IF NEEDED.
KEEP YOUR HAIR CLEAN AND DO NOT APPLY OIR OR HAVE BRAIDS FOR THIS TEST

VIDEO-EEG
SAME AS ABOVE BUT LASTS 24 HOURS TO 7 DAYS. HELPFUL IN DISTINGUISHING PSEUDOSEIZURES FROM TRUE SEIZURES AND HELPS IN LOCALIZING SEIZURE FOCUS.
KEEP YOUR LOG ACCURATELY AS INSTRUCTED BY THE TECHNICIAN.

VIDEO-PSG
SIMILAR TO ABOVE, OVERNITE, BESIDES EEG, OTHERS ITEMS SUCH AS HEART RATE, EMF, LIMB MOVEMENTS AND BREATHING ALSO RECORDED. HELPFUL IN DIAGNOSING SLEEP WALKING, NIGHTMARES, NIGHTTERRORS, REM BEHAVIOR DISORDER (ACTING OUT OF DREAMS) OR NOCTURNAL SEIZURES.
YOUR VIDEO WILL BE RECORDED WITH REST OF THE THING MENTIONED ABOVE, OF COURSE WITH YOUR PERMISSION. THE VIDEO MAY BE ERASED AFTER THE TEST AND YOU MAY NOT BE ABLE TO GET A COPY AFTERWARDS.

VNG AND BALANCE TEST/POSTUROGRAPHY
IS USED IN PATIENTS WITH SUPECTED VERTIGO, ATAXIA AND FREQUENT FALLS. WE HAVE A VESTIBULAR REHHABILITATION PROGRAM TO FOLLOW THROUGH ON TREATMENT WITH OUR SISTER TENENTS PROFESSIONAL PHYSICAL THERAPY LOCATED ON THE SAME PREMISES.
TAKES 45 MIN PER TEST. PAINLESS.



B.G.Tricounty Neurology and Sleep Clinic is a registered professional corporation
BGTRICOUNTY@aol.com
Located north of 13 mile on Hoover Rd on east side, easily accesible from I-696