The study of the human mind has long fascinated scientists and healers throughout the ages. From Plato?s Allegory of the Cave to modern neurological studies, we have long pursued a greater understanding of the complicated hardware and intricate programming of our brains.

Neurology is the branch of biology or medicine that deals the diagnosis and treatment of the nervous system. It is the study of nerves and the medical specialty related to the human nervous system. The specialist in this field is called as Neurologist.

Who are Neurologists?

Neurologists are medical doctors or osteopath who treat nervous system, spinal cord, brain, nerves, muscles and pain disorders. They are well-trained to investigate, diagnose and treat neurological disorders. They are also involved in clinical trials, clinical research and basic research.

A neurologist is trained in diagnosis and treatment of conditions of the nervous system, like Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, epilepsy and other ailments of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.