Welcome to the website of Dr. Shema J. Mathew, a board-certified neurologist based in Silver Spring, Maryland. Dr. Mathew specializes in nerve conduction studies and electromyography. NCS and EMG are diagnostic studies which help diagnose various diseases of the spine (radiculopathy), nerve (neuropathies, entrapment neuropathy like carpal tunnel syndrome, ulnar neuropathy, peroneal neuropathy, nerve injury), muscle (myopathies), and neuromuscular junction disorders.
A neurologist is highly trained in the diagnosis and treatment of nervous system disorders, including diseases of the brain, spinal cord, nerves, and muscles. Neurologists may serve as consultants to other physicians, as well as provide long-term care to patients with chronic neurological disorders.
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