Register for Neurology Update for Primary Care Professionals

The Department of Neurology, Univ. at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, is presenting an update on neurology for primary care providers on March 14, 2015.  The morning and early afternoon course will take place in the Gates Vascular Institute building, Clinical Translational Research Center, 5th floor, on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus adjacent to Buffalo General Medical Center.  Topics include the approach to the neurological patient as well as management of common disorders such as stroke, epilepsy, memory disorders, multiple sclerosis and neuropathic pain.  In addition, an account of neurologic problems affecting  Presidents of the United States through our country’s history will be presented.  CME credit of 4.75 hours is offered.  Registration costs are no more than $50.  Please access the pdf file below to register. UB Neurology CME Brochure 3.14.15


Buffalo Healthy Living Highlights Dept of Neurology/UBMD Neurology

 

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Thomas J. Guttuso, Jr, MD

A special edition of Buffalo Healthy Living magazine, distributed in January 2015, highlights several UBMD clinical practices, including neurology.  The issue contains articles on the use of botulinum toxin (Botox) in treating headaches (as well as wrinkles) and reviews the pharmacological approach to treating neuropathic pain, a common problem in patients with peripheral neuropathy as well as other disorders that impact the sensory pathways in the nervous system.  Authors of the articles, found on pages 17&18, are Drs. Tom Guttuso, Nick Silvestri and Gil Wolfe.  The magazine issue is available online at http://www.flipsnack.com/7BBED9F569B/buffalo-healthy-living-ubmd-special-issue.html

Nicholas J. Silvestri, MD

Nicholas J. Silvestri, MD

Gil I. Wolfe, MD, FAAN

Gil I. Wolfe, MD, FAAN