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    • OCTOBER 9, 2020
    PMC First in Region to Use Advanced Software to Identify Stroke

    PMC First in Region to Use Advanced Software to Identify Stroke

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) is the first hospital in Eastern Kentucky to use new, advanced software powered by artificial intelligence to help identify certain types of strokes even quicker than before. The software, powered by Viz.ai, is linked directly to PMC’s CT scanner, which uses rotating x-ray machines to create detailed images of the inside

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    • OCTOBER 7, 2020
    Physicians Treat Nervous System, Brain, and Spinal Cord

    Physicians Treat Nervous System, Brain, and Spinal Cord

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) neurologists treat patients with a variety of medical issues affecting the nervous system, which primarily deals with the brain and spinal cord.  Patients experiencing reoccurring migraine headaches, coordination problems, confusion, dizziness and other similar issues often find relief after seeing a neurologist. PMC has two board certified neurologists.  PMC Medical Director

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    • JANUARY 31, 2020
    Taking Neurology the Extra Mile F.A.S.T.

    Taking Neurology the Extra Mile F.A.S.T.

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) Neurologist Naveed Ahmed, MD has practiced medicine for more than 20 years. His walls are covered with awards and certifications of recognition for his contributions to the field of neurology. His passion for patients suffering from stroke, chronic headaches, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, seizures, multiple sclerosis, dementia and many other diseases

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