Neurological disorders term is given to any condition that is caused by a dysfunction in part of the brain and nervous system, which leads to physical and psychological symptoms. Neurological disorders are the diseases related to central as well as peripheral nervous system i.e., problems related to peripheral nerves, nerve roots, brain, spinal cord, cranial nerves, neuromuscular junction, autonomic nervous system, and muscles. Neurological disorders is the broad term, and many brain-related issues come under it. They are :
- Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
- Cerebrovascular diseases including stroke
- Migraine and other headache disorders
- Multiple sclerosis
- Parkinson’s disease
- Brain tumors
- Traumatic disorders due to head trauma
- Neurological disorders due to malnutrition
List of top 10 neurologists in Turkey
There are many people worldwide who are affected by the above listed neurological disorders. The time you are diagnosed with any of them, you can consult the best neurosurgeon in Turkey to start treated as soon as possible. Below we have listed the names of the top 10 neurologists in Turkey.
- Prof Nejat Akalan
He has more than 31 years of experience and is a renowned neurosurgeon for general neurosurgery and epilepsy surgery in children. He has published 117 scientific papers in international and national editions. His expertisation includes treatment of skull injuries, nervous disorders, spine tumors, glioma, epilepsy, movement disorders, herniation, and other brain and spine problems.
2. Dr. Alev Leventoğlu
He has more than 17 years of experience, and graduated in 1994 from Gazi University School of Medicine .his expertisation lies in Neurology as well as Neurophysiology. He is a top-rated Neurologist who has worked with several prestigious hospitals as well as medical centers.
3. Dr. Songül Turğut
She has more than 15 years of experience and completed her graduation in 1998 from Erciyes University School of Medicine. Her specialization is in neurology and is currently working at Medicana International Hospital, Ankara.
4. Dr. Hüseyin Turan Atay
He has more than 27 years of experience and is a well-known neurologist who specializes in Neurology. He has completed medical education in 1995 from Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa School of Medicine.
5. Dr. Selda Özşahin
She has more than eight years of experience. She is currently working at Medicana Çamlıca Hospital, Istanbul.he expertise to treat many neurological disorders and graduated in 1995 from Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa School of Medicine. She is linked with many prestigious medical centres.
6. Dr. Didem Er
She is one of the experienced neurologists with eight years of experience in treating many neurological disorders and currently working at Medicana International Hospital, Samsun. She graduated in 1995 from Ondokuz Mayıs University School of Medicine .she is also connected with many medical centers crosswise Turkey.
7. Spec. Dr. Murat Çobanoğlu
He has more than 28 years of experience, graduated from İstanbul University Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine .currently, he is working as Neurosurgeon at Hisar Intercontinental Hospital, Istanbul.
8. Dr. Aytaç Yiğit
He has more than 31 years of experience in treating various neurological disorders. He is concerned with many prestigious organizations, including the Turkish Society of Neurology as well as the Turkish Society of Epilepsy .he graduated from İstanbul University, İstanbul Medical Faculty.
9. Dr. Gülümser KIZILTAŞ TOKMAK
She has vast experience in managing and treating neurological disorders. Currently, she is working as a Neurologist at Hisar Intercontinental Hospital, Istanbul. Her expertisation lies in treating Dementia, Movement Disorders, Cerebrovascular diseases, Neurophysiology, Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis, Vertigo, as well as Head & Neck pain.
10. Dr. Halil Buldu
He is counted among the best neurosurgeon in Turkey with more than 15 years of experience he is currently working at Istanbul Surgical Hospital, Sisli. His expertisation includes treating leg bone and bone deformities. He specializes in leg height inequality, treatment of broken nonunion, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, limb strengthening surgery, treatment of leg curvatures, Flat Insoles, Mallet Finger, Anterior Cruciate Ligament, Triggered Finger as well as PRP Applications.
There are many types of neurological disorders, out of which some are congenital that are present at birth only, and some are acquired that are developed after birth. Many disorders are also unknown and which is termed as idiopathic. However, all disorders need a neurosurgeon to get treated, and there are many best neurosurgeons listed above to help you out.