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Dr. Christina Desousa, MD

Neurology ·  Female

Dr. Desousa

Oakleaf Neurology and Sleep

5141 Oakman Blvd Dearborn, MI 48126

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Dr. Christina Desousa, MD is a neurology specialist in Dearborn, MI and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Wayne State University in 2006 and specializes in neurology and clinical neurophysiology.


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(313) 846-8840

Dr. Desousa accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
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Dr. Desousa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desousa performs EEG (Electroencephalogram) more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Desousa performs this procedure more than 90% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
Confusion
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desousa treats Confusion more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Desousa treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desousa treats Brain Disorders more than 79% of her peers

Dr. Desousa treats this condition more than 79% of her peers

Dr. Desousa's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christina Desousa, MD is a neurology specialist in Dearborn, MI and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Wayne State University in 2006 and specializes in neurology and clinical neurophysiology.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology

Education

Detroit Medical Center-Wayne State University
Residency Hospital
2011
Detroit Medical Center-Wayne State University
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Sinai Grace Hospital
Internship Hospital
2006
Wayne State University
Medical School
2000
University Of Michigan-Ann
Undergraduate School
2011
2007
2006
2000

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