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Neurologists and staff on the Crouse Neuroscience Insitute team are committed to the care and treatment of individuals with neurologic conditions and disorders of the brain and central and peripheral nervous systems. Our physicians work closely with Crouse neurosurgeons, hospitalists, emergency medicine, radiology and many other specialists to evaluate and manage a wide variety of conditions involving the brain, spinal cord, muscles and nerves in both inpatient and outpatient settings.


Our neurologists, each board certified in neurology and psychiatry, include Sami Abdul Malak, MD, FAAN, who is Chief of Neurology at Crouse Hospital; Jianxin Ma, MD; and Syed Ali, MD. Dr. Ma is also certified in the following sub-specialities: neuromuscular medicine; sleep medicine; and vascular neurology.

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Conditions treated by the Crouse Neurology team include:

Cerebrovascular Disorders
Migraine and Headaches
Multiple Sclerosis
Muscular Disorders
Myanthenia Gravis
Parkinson's Disease
Peripheral Neuropathy
Seizure Disorders



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