Early Childhood Intervention: Module Three – The Professionals


A neurologist is a physician who has specialized training dealing with conditions and diseases related to the nervous system (Fig. 1). Conditions that may impair functions in the nervous system may impact the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, muscles, and autonomic nervous system, as well as the blood vessels that relate to these structures.

nervous system
Figure 1. Nervous system


Neurologists (Fig. 2) work with other medical specialists, like nurses, family physicians and pediatricians, as well as with non-medical (non MDs) professionals in the health sciences like radiologists, lab technicians and others.

Figure 2. Neurologist


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