W. Alvin McElveen, MD
, has practiced in the field of Neurology
for 35 years. Board Certified in both Neurology and Vascular Neurology, he specializes in Vascular / Stroke Neurology
and has conducted Clinical Research for 22 years at the practice he founded - Bradenton Research Center. Dr. McElveen is a Fellow in the American Academy of Neurology.
- Dr. McElveen has 28 years of experience in legal medicine with experience in Expert Witness, Independent Medical Examinations, Record Reviews, and court testimony. He offers services to counsel representing Plaintiff and Defense and has been retained approximately 90 times.
Dr. McElveen has been involved in many cases where stroke was not correctly diagnosed or treated. He has also worked with Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, MS, epilepsy, and brain damage cases.
Areas of Expertise
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- Vascular Neurology
|Parkinson'sMultiple SclerosisBrain Damage|
Thrombosis of the venous channels in the brain is an uncommon cause of cerebral infarction relative to arterial disease but is an important consideration because of its potential morbidity. Venous thrombosis may occur with headache and cranial nerve palsies