Community Health Network offers specialized neurological care for patients from birth to 16 years of age. Diagnostic evaluation and follow-up care is available for a variety of neurological issues, including:
- Seizure-like “spells”
- Sleep disorders
- Cerebral palsy
- Tic and movement disorders
- Genetic neurological disorders
- Brain and spinal cord injuries
- Neuromuscular disorders
Appointments at JWM Neurology, in partnership with Community Health Network, may be made by calling JWM directly at 317-308-2800. Patients that need to be seen urgently can usually be accommodated.
Some patients may need additional testing before or at the time of their visit. Testing may include:
Sleep studies are performed in the dedicated pediatric sleep study rooms at Community Hospital North.
Meet the physician
Dr. Keith Ridel is a pediatric neurologist and received his medical degree at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio in 2005. Dr. Ridel completed his Pediatric residency at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in 2007. He then completed a Child Neurology fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in 2010. Dr. Ridel sees infants, children and teenagers with general neurology problems. He conducts clinical research studies within the JWM Neurology Research Department and also has special interests in Multiple Sclerosis.