Why have I been referred to Bingham Nerve & Muscle?
You have been referred to Bingham Nerve & Muscle because you have experienced numbness, tingling, pain, weakness and/or muscle cramping. If your provider suspects that you may have a problem with your nerves or muscles, this procedure will likely be an important part of your evaluation. This procedure takes about 30-60 minutes.
What should I bring?Please bring your insurance cards and a valid form of identification. Also, take a bath or shower to remove oil from your skin. Do not use body lotion or powder the day of your test to improve the quality of the test results. Also, to save time, you may download and complete our Patient Forms to bring with you.
What kind of training do EMG/NCS doctors have?
- Four years of college
- Four years of medical school
- Four years of residency in neurology or physical medicine and rehabilitation (physiatry)
- Board certification in physical medicine and rehabilitation
- Board certification in electrodiagnostic medicine (ABEM)