Description

A neurologist is a doctor who specialises in the diagnosis, treatment and management of disorders of the nervous system including diseases of the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles.

Services provided

  • Diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the nervous system

Eligibility

You need a referral from a doctor to see a neurologist.

How to access

Ask your doctor about how to make an appointment with your neurologist.

Costs

Neurologist services may be partly or fully covered by Medicare.

Neurologist fees are covered by some private health funds, but the amount will depend on your insurance policy. Contact your insurer for more information.