Imagine the symptoms of autism, cerebral palsy, and epilepsy affecting one child who cannot speak. That is Rett syndrome. Rett syndrome is a rare genetic neurological disorder that occurs almost exclusively in girls and leads to severe impairments, affecting nearly every aspect of the child’s life: their ability to speak,
If you or someone you know wants to make an appointment at the DENT Stroke Clinic, call 716-250-2000 or click here for more information. World Stroke Day 2019 is October 29. The world stroke campaign’s goal is to raise awareness of stroke symptoms and the leading causes of strokes.
Mental Health Promotion and Suicide Prevention Livestream Recap with Dr. Horacio Capote, Director of the DENT Psychiatry Clinic. Talking about Mental Health and Suicide Prevention is very important. A million people a year died by suicide. “There are a lot of myths to discuss and a lot of questions that you may have,
On September 13th, we went Live ith Dr. Bennett Myers, Co-Director of DENT’s new Spasticity Clinic. Spasticity is, unfortunately, a prevalent problem that we see at DENT Neurologic Institute. What is Spasticity? In its broadest terms, spasticity refers to abnormal muscle contraction that is produced by an injury to the brain and spinal cord.
Spine Specialist in Buffalo, NY | Neck pain and back pain can range from being an irritation to being debilitating. No matter the pain level or the injuries and conditions you may have, the DENT Spine Center has more treatment options now than ever before.
In 2009, Dr. Zhang became the Director of the DENT Dizziness, Balance and Tinnitus Center. This week, Dr. Zhang celebrates 10 years in this role. Dr. Zhang has 12 years of extensive neuroscience research experience with almost 30 peer-reviewed publications in various neuroscience journals.
On Tuesday, August 27th we went live with Sarah Harlock, Program Director of the DENT Integrative Center for Memory, as she discussed Alzheimer’s Association International Conference Highlights. At this conference, researchers from all around the world came together to share information. A lot of the conference focused on lifestyle,
Buffalo—DENT Neurologic Institute, a leading provider of care for people living with MS in Buffalo has been officially recognized as a Partner in MS Care, Center for Comprehensive MS Care through the National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s Partners in MS Care program.
During the Facebook Live we went over what is new in the Cannabis world. The Dent Cannabis Clinic sees about 115 Cannabis patients on a daily basis. We have over 30 individuals seeing patients for various reasons for using Cannabis. When we talk about Cannabis,
The brain is a very complex part of your body. It has the ability to send and receive a large amount of information. Because of this, there are still many mysteries about the human brain. Here are some quick facts to help you understand the most complicated organ in your body.