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Sommer Ebdlahad

Neurologist

With an elite education and specialized training at top-notch institutions, Dr. Ebdlahad joins the interdisciplinary team at Virginia Spine Institute to diagnose and provide care for neuromuscular disorders. Dr. Ebdlahad is passionate about caring for his patients, and uses his expertise to detect and discover their trigger points and path for healing.

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With an elite education and specialized training at top-notch institutions, Dr. Ebdlahad joins the interdisciplinary team at Virginia Spine Institute to diagnose and provide care for neuromuscular disorders. Dr. Ebdlahad is passionate about caring for his patients, and uses his expertise to detect and discover their trigger points and path for healing.

After carefully assessing each patient, Dr. Ebdlahad thoroughly communicates a detailed diagnosis and proposes a path to achieving the patient’s goals. With a multitude of available tools and medicines, he guides patients through their unique treatment plan to improve functionality and achieve their quality of life goals.

Depending on the complexity of the condition or injury, Dr. Ebdlahad’s custom treatment plans may include: occipital nerve blocks, botox injections, abortive & preventive medication, and physical therapy. He also performs diagnostic procedures, including electromyography (EMG), to assess muscle and nerve conditions.

Dr. Ebdlahad’s focus is on Musculoskeletal, Neuromuscular, Sports, and Spine, and he specializes in conditions such as:

  • Nerve Disease
  • Muscle Disease
  • Seizures & Epilepsy
  • Stroke Recovery
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Concussions
  • Whiplash
  • Headaches & Migraines
  • Cervical Dystonia
  • Lou Gehrig’s (ALS) Diagnosis
  • Tremors
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Vestibular (Dizziness & Imbalance)
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Chronic InflammatoryDemyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP)

Awards & Recognition

  • University of Pittsburgh Honors College - Academic Scholar
Credentials

College

University of Pittsburgh

Medical School

University of Pittsburgh

Residency

Neurology

Duke University Hospital

Fellowship

Neuromuscular Medicine

Duke University Hospital

Board Certification

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Diplomate to the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Affiliations

American Academy of Neurology

American Medical Association

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