Neurology is a specialty that diagnoses, treats and manages disorders of the brain and nervous system. Because your brain and nervous system are so interconnected and affect nearly every part of you, the exceptionally skilled neurology team at Kinisi works very closely with other specialties. Our focus is on using an integrated approach to treat your condition and to improve your outcome. We provide a very personalized approach to creating a care plan that is customized for you and your specific needs.
The neurology team at the Kinisi Institute treats a wide range of conditions:
- Back and neck pain
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Dizziness and gait imbalance
- Multiple sclerosis
- Parkinson’s disease
- Spine disorders
We provide diagnostic services including:
- Electromyography (EMG)—a procedure that assesses the health of muscles and the nerve cells that control them.
- Electroencephalogram (EEG)—a test used to detect abnormalities related to electrical activity of the brain.
Therapeutics at Kinisi include:
- Neurology Infusion Center
Dr. Gurdesh Bedi
About Dr. Bedi
Dr. Bedi’s subspecialty training in Neuromuscular Medicine helps him focus on the diagnosis and management of Nerve, Muscle and Spine disorders such as carpal tunnel syndrome, neck and back pain, neuropathy and the musculoskeletal aspects of many headache syndromes.
Dr. Bedi has conducted research and authored key publications in the fields of Neuroimmunology, Neuromuscular Medicine and Movement disorders.
Dr. Gurdesh Bedi’s credentials:
- Diplomate in Adult Neurology and Neuromuscular Medicine, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
- Fellow and Diplomate of the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM).
- Member of American Academy of Neurology and the Wisconsin Neurological Society.
- Licensed to Practice medicine in Wisconsin and Minnesota.
Dr. Bedi encompasses areas of care including peripheral neuropathy/muscle disorders, behavior/cognitive disorders, headache disorders, epilepsy, stroke, sleep disorders, and traumatic brain injury. Neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, Huntington’s Infections of the brain, spine and spinal cord
EMG EEG Tech
Jenna Mazour, FNP
Family Nurse Practitioner
What are your areas of expertise?
I am a Family Nurse Practitioner certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners licensed in the state of Minnesota and Wisconsin with a specialty focus in Neurology. I have past experience as a registered nurse in the areas of acute care, long-term care, and management.
What are your areas of special interest?
I have been given the opportunity to extend my career as a Family Nurse Practitioner into the specialty role of a Neurology Advance Practice Provider. I have a number of interests including: epilepsy, degenerative diseases, migraines, movement disorders, multiple sclerosis, and neuromuscular diseases.
What is your approach to patient care?
Having had been a nurse prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, I embrace the patient and family centered care approach by providing education, reassurance, and support for your healthcare needs. As a provider, I can do my best to explain neurological diseases and treat them accordingly in a way that you understand and feel comfortable with. We are fortunate enough through the Kinisi Institute to collaborate with multiple team members and have multiple resources available to you, as the patient, in order to provide the best care possible.
What drew you to the St. Croix Valley?
The St. Croix Valley offers my husband and I a beautiful area to live, pursue our dream jobs, and participate in all of the outdoor activities that we enjoy. We particularly like the nearby lakes country and ease of access to the city without having to deal with traffic on a daily basis.