Conditions Treated

At NDBC we see a wide variety of dizziness and balance impaired patients. In many cases the cause of the patient's dizziness or balance problem is multi-factorial, so quantifying a typical patient condition treated here at NDBC can be quite difficult. Here is a brief list of possible conditions that would be appropriate for treatment here at NDBC.

Dizziness/vertigo Due To:

  • Vertigo or dizziness due to diseases and infections
  • Vertigo due to Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)
  • Stroke & brain injury related dizziness
  • Dizziness due to age related degeneration of the vestibular system
  • Vertigo or dizziness not responsive to normal medical management, whether acute or chronic
  • History of one or more falls due to vertigo or dizziness, especially in the elderly
  • Car accidents and other traumatic events
  • Concussions

Balance/Gait Problems Due To:

  • Vestibular disorders
  • Orthopedic problems
  • Diabetic neuropathy
  • Peripheral neuropathies
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Stroke & brain injury related balance problems
  • Progressive rigidity or plasticity
  • Post-aminoglycoside therapy, chemotherapy, or inner ear surgery with persistent symptoms
  • Gait or balance disorders in patients in where a neurological evaluation is insufficient to explain symptoms
  • Significant balance dysfunction with normal ElectronystagmographyVideonystagmography testing