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Neurology at Boulder Medical Center

Diagnosing and treating a broad range of neurologic conditions, including headaches

Schedule an appointment:  303-440-3134

*** IMPORTANT MESSAGE:  The Neurology team is available for in-person and telemedicine visits. Contact your care team to see which is right for you.  Click Here to learn more about Video Visits.

Neurology is the branch of medicine that addresses disorders of the nervous system.

Neurology Care for Adults

Neurology is the branch of medicine that addresses disorders of the nervous system. Significant recent development and advances have occurred diagnosing and treating neurological disorders. Boulder Medical Center offers a range of testing, diagnosis, and treatment for a comprehensive spectrum of neurological conditions, including:

  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Dementia
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neuropathy
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Headache
  • Epilepsy,
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Stroke
  • Huntington’s Disease
  • Essential Tremors

Diagnosis and Treatment for Headaches

As a headache specialist, Dr. Paula Mendes provides diagnosis and treatment, including:
• Nerve blocks for headaches
• Botox for migraines and other neurological disorders
• Electromyography and nerve conduction studies

Electroneurodiagnostic Testing

  • EEG (electroencephalography)
  • EMG/NCS (electromyography, nerve conduction studies) — Click link for EMG testing information
  • Evoked Potential Studies
  • CT and MRI scans arranged at appropriate facilities

Patient Documents

    • Neurology New Patient Packet
    • Headache Questionnaire **
      ** Important Note: If you are coming to our clinic for a headache, be sure to complete the Headache Questionnaire AND the Neurology New Patient Packet, even if you are a prior or established patient.


Medical Providers for Neurology

Recent Neurology Posts

September 24, 2020 A note to our valued University of Colorado patients: Because we appreciate you and our entire community,…

Boulder Medical Center’s new telemedicine program enables patients to receive a wide range of healthcare services from their providers without having to travel to a BMC clinic.

According to neurologist Paula Mendes, MD: CGRP Blockers were developed specifically for migraine headaches and, in the majority of cases, reduce the frequency of migraines by as much as 50 percent.

If you have to take a particular pain medication every day to get rid of a headache, it’s not working. Many patients are surprised at how much their headaches improve simply as a result of stopping the rebound cycle. By Paula Mendes, neurologist, Boulder Medical Center.

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