Medical professionals, in Blacksburg, who treat disorders of the nervous system are known as neurologists. Neurologists specialize in neurology, the study of nervous system, which comprises of the brain, spinal cord, muscles and nerves. Neurologists treat patients with neurological disorders and prescribe relevant medicines for their recovery; they refer them to neurosurgeons in case of surgical procedures.
Neurologists in Blacksburg, often carry out treatments through images taken from CAT scans and MRI. There are many pediatric neurologists in Blacksburg who specialize in treating children suffering from neurological disorders. Neurologists are either attached with hospitals and medical centers in Blacksburg, or they have their own private practice.