Dr. Benjamin Rix Brooks MD Neurologist
Dr. Benjamin Brooks is a neurologist in Charlotte, North Carolina and is affiliated with Carolinas Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 44 years. Dr. Brooks accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 42 doctors at Carolinas Medical Center who specialize in Neurology.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Neurologist: General Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine
Clinical Interests: Mice, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Multiple Sclerosis, Time Factors, Brain, Motor Neurons, Thyrotropin-Releasing Hormone, Motor Neuron Disease, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Carolinas Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery
Education & Medical Training
Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970–1972
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Neurology, 1972–1974
Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Neurology, 1976–1978
Harvard Medical School
Class of 1970
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 40 years in Internal Medicine
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 36 years in Neurology
NC State Medical License
Active through 2014
WI State Medical License
Active through 2015
Publications & Presentations
Earlier is better: the benefits of early diagnosis.
Brooks, B. R.
Defining optimal management in ALS: from first symptoms to announcement.
Brooks, B. R.
Decreased spinal cord cGMP in murine (wobbler) spontaneous lower motor neuron degeneration.
Brooks, B. R., Lust, W. D., Andrews, J. M., Engel, W. K.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
- BCBS Illinois PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- Great West PPO
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PHCS PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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1010 Edgehill Rd N
Charlotte, NC 28207
Phone: (704) 446-4360
Fax: (704) 446-6255