Specialties

Neurological Specialties
Dr. Sunter is board certified in the diagnosis and treatment of nervous system disorders, including diseases of the brain, spine, nerves, and muscles. Diagnostic and therapeutic services can involve neurological examinations of the nerves of the head and neck; muscle strength and movement; balance, ambulation, and reflexes; and sensation, memory, speech, language, and other cognitive abilities.

Some of the conditions for which you might need to seek an appointment with Dr. Sunter include:

Memory related disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease and normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH).

Movement related disorders including Huntington’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, tremors and tics.

Cerebrovascular disorders, brain tumors, multiple sclerosis and migraines.

Conditions affecting the muscles and nerves resulting in chronic pain, disc herniation, fibromyalgia, ALS, peripheral neuropathy, myasthenia gravis and myopathy.

Dr. Sunter has subspecialty interest in botulinum toxin therapy and sports neurology.

 

TREATMENT OPTIONS

A variety of treatment options are available for patients experiencing neurological conditions and Dr. Sunter works closely with you to determine the best course of care. Utilizing the most advanced diagnostic tools, Dr. Sunter is able to diagnose and monitor your condition. This includes:

  • EMG/NCV Studies
  • EEG including Ambulatory EEG Monitoring and Prolonged Video EEG Monitoring
  • Evoked Responses
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Peripheral Nerve Ultrasound
  • Tensilon Testing
  • Transcranial Doppler
  • VNG

In addition Dr. Sunter utilizes HFMG’s comprehensive range of diagnostic capabilities including state-of-the-art imaging (MRI, PET Scans, SPECT, X-Ray, CT, Ultrasound), infusion center and full service on site lab.