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Hernán Fernández Barrantes
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Hernán Fernández Barrantes

Neurology
Patient Demographics: Adult, Elderly

"I have the conviction of providing the best service to my patients, knowing how distressing it is to suffer any neurological disease, I am committed to making an opportune diagnosis, and an approach based on up-to-date knowledge."

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Procedures (2)

Consultation
Lumbar puncture

Medical conditions (44)

Alzheimer's disease
Epilepsy
Headache
Hemorrhagic stroke
Migraine
Absence seizures
Agnosia
Amnesia
Aphasia (speechlessness)
Ataxia (uncoordinated movement)
Brain hemorrhage
Cerebrovascular accidents
Cervical pain
Dementia
Demyelinating diseases
Encephalitis
Eyelid spasms (blepharospasm)
Facial paralysis
Facial tic (repetitive, nonrhythmic movement)
Fever seizure (febrile convulsion)
Frequent headaches
Huntington's disease
Involuntary eye movement
Ischemia
Lou Gehrig's disease
Lower back pain
Meningitis
Movement disorder
Multiple sclerosis (MS)
Muscular dystrophy (MD)
Narcolepsy
Nerve damage
Paralysis
Parkinson
Polyneuropathy
Sleep disorders
Tourette syndrome
Tremor hereditary
Tremors
Trigeminal neuralgia
Vascular cerebral disease
Vertigo
Wernicke-Korsakoff
Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome
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General Info

About me

I chose this career following the call to serve. I am aware of the patience and dedication that is required for the study of this discipline, however when one is moved by a passion the work becomes rewarding. I hope I can help you.

Languages

English, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Specialty in Neurology. Universidad de Costa Rica. August 2008 - August 2012
Fellowships
  • Master's Degree in Neuroimmunology

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED8941 - active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Affiliations
  • Costa Rican Association of Neuroscience
Awards
  • 2012 Postgraduate Honors - University of Costa Rica
Positions
  • 2012 - News: Specialist in Neurology - Hospital San Vicente de Paul