"         "Take rest; a field that has rested gives a bountiful crop." Ovid

     



    Learning Disability Evaluation
    Obtain history, physical examination, screen for learning disabilities on exam,
    review school records such as grades, IEP.
    Review past Neuropsychologic or Psychologic testing.
    Order new Neuropsychologic or Psychologic testing, as appropriate.
    Review Speech and Language Therapy, Occupational and Physical Therapy evaluations.
    Review Regional Center evaluations.
    Generate a comprehensive impression and plan, including possible lab testing,
    head MRI, EEG, and referral to other therapists as noted above and/or
    audiologists, vision therapists, as appropriate.

     
    Laboratory testing for:
  • Allergies/ delayed hypersensitivities to foods
  • Autoimmune disease
  • Hormone levels
  • Genetic disorders
  • Genomics
  • Hypercoagulability, genetic and metabolic etiologies
  • Infections
  • Inflammation
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Mold exposure complications
  • Nutritional deficiencies
  • Toxicants (heavy metals, pesticides, solvents and others)
  • Toxins (mycotoxins, others)
     
    Neuro-diagnostic tests sometimes recommended:
  • Audiogram and tympanogram
  • Central Auditory Processing Testing
  • EEG including Quantitative EEG
  • Head MRI, MRA, MRV
  • Neuro SPECT
  • PET Scan
  • Polysomnogram
  • Refer out for EMG/NCS/and ENG



                                                             




                                                   

Julie A. Griffith, M.D., M.S., B.C.I.P.
Adjunctive Integrative Neurology
Adult & Child
Neurology
Integrative Pediatrics
Energy Health

Integrative neurology incorporates
western allopathic medicine
(history, physical, lab tests,
neuroimaging, medications and
therapies (OT, PT, ST, vision therapy
and neurophysiologic studies) with
the benefits of additional treatment
tools including, bioidentical hormone
replacement therapy, essential oils,
herbs, homeopathy and nutrition.

CONDITIONS

  • Aggression
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Conduct Disorders/ Delinquency
  • Cognitive Dysfunction
  • Developmental Delay
  • Epilepsy
  • Fatigue
  • Food & Environmental allergies/
    delayed hypersensitivity
  • Genetic disorders
  • Headaches
  • Hearing loss
           Sensorineural and or conductive
  • Hypotonia
  • Infections
  • Inflammation
  • Learning Disabilities: Dyslexia, Right
    Hemisphere Syndrome, Nonverbal
    Learning Disorders
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Mood disorders
  • Neurodevelopmental delay
  • Neuroimmune disease
  • Pain
  • Seizures
  • Sinusitis (bacterial and fungal)
  • Toxicant exposure (heavy metal,
    pesticides, solvents etc).
  • Traumatic Brain injury and post
    concussive syndrome
  • Weakness