Dr. Mark is a fellowship-trained Neurophysiologist specializing in electromyography and nerve conduction studies in the search for peripheral nervous system disease. Dr. Mark also sees patients with epilepsy and general neurological disorders.
FRIDAY, May 17 (HealthDay News) -- New research suggests the dominant side of your brain may make the call on which ear you choose to use while talking on your cellphone.
The dominant side of your brain is where your speech and language center resides. Ninety-five percent of the human pop...Full Article
MONDAY, Aug. 13 (HealthDay News) -- A condition known as leukoaraiosis alters brain function in older people, according to a small new study.
Contrary to past belief, researchers found this common condition, in which diseased blood vessels lead to small areas of...Full Article
FRIDAY, Aug. 10 (HealthDay News) -- Although they are common and often debilitating, migraine headaches are not associated with declines in thinking skills, researchers say.
"Previous studies on migraines and cognitive [brain] decline were small and unable to identify a link between the t...Full Article
From a simple pathophysiologic perspective, seizures are caused by abnormal, synchronous, rhythmic electrical activity in the brain. Some seizures are called provoked seizures where one can identify a cause. Some of these causes include: