Doctors treating nerve damage include neurologists and neurosurgeons. Neurologists and neurosurgeons diagnose and treat the same conditions affecting the nervous system, although neurosurgeons provide relief primarily th... More »

Nerve damage caused by surgery or other factors often cannot be completely cured, according to WebMD; however, symptoms can often be alleviated. Treatments for alleviating symptoms include correction of nutritional defic... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

See a general practitioner, or GP, at the onset of a pinched nerve, which occurs when an increase of pressure causes trauma to a peripheral nerve. A GP sometimes refers the patient to a specialist if the damage found is ... More »

A nerve doctor is called a neurologist. A neurologist who specializes in surgical care of nerve-related injuries is called a neurosurgeon. Neurology is a branch of medicine that studies the nerves, brain, nervous system ... More »

The sciatic nerve begins in the lower portion of the spine, traces through the buttocks and down each leg, according to MedlinePlus. This nerve controls muscles at the knee and in the lower leg. It is responsible for fee... More » Science Human Anatomy Nerves

The sciatic nerve is the primary nerve that runs down the back of the leg. It branches from the lower spine and runs the entire length of the leg and foot. More » Science Human Anatomy Nerves

Doctors who treat movement disorders include neurologists, neurosurgeons and other physicians who specialize in conditions of the brain and nervous system, according to Mayo Clinic. These specialists tackle movement diso... More » Health Conditions & Diseases