When can I expect to receive my testing results?

June 10th, 2014

We would like you to receive testing results as soon as possible.  All emergency studies are reported immediately. Many tests involving the nervous system are sophisticated and involve the input of highly trained specialist to process and interpret these studies. IMAGING You can expect to receive results of routine nervous system imaging in approximately one…Read More »

System Upgrade to Better Serve You

March 31st, 2014

On Monday March 31, Health First Medical Group is upgrading our computer systems to better serve our patients. During this week you might experience longer than normal wait times.

What is a Nerve Conduction Study?

May 4th, 2012

A nerve conduction study (NCS) is a test that measures the electrical activity of nerves and muscles. Electromyography (EMG) testing involves small pins that are placed under the skin to measure nerve and muscle activity and is typically combined with NCS testing. In some medical conditions the electrical activity of the muscles or nerves is…Read More »

How do Therapeutic Botulinum Toxins Work?

May 4th, 2012

Therapeutic Botulinum toxin products are medicines that comes from a type of bacteria (Clostridium botulinum) that has been purified in very low amounts in liquid form. They are FDA-approved and doctors have used these medicines for many years in thousands of patients for the treatment of cervical dystonia (sustained muscle contractions that cause twisting and…Read More »