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Dr. Ruwani Gunawardane, MD

Neurology*
3.8 (176)
Map Pin Small Fulton, MD
Accepting new patients
34 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Ruwani Gunawardane, MD

Dr. Ruwani Gunawardane, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Fulton, MD. They specialize in Neurology, has 34 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurology. They graduated from St. Georges University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, Frederick Health Hospital, TidalHealth Peninsula Regional, United Medical Center and University of Maryland Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Institute. Patients rated Dr. Gunawardane an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Gunawardane works at Center For Brain & Neurocare, LLC in Fulton, MD. They frequently treat conditions like All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Stroke and Traumatic Brain Injury along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Gunawardane's Office Locations

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    Center for Brain and Neurocare LLC
    7625 Maple Lawn Blvd Ste 260, Fulton, MD 20759 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (301) 490-3700

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
  • MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
  • Frederick Health Hospital
  • TidalHealth Peninsula Regional
  • United Medical Center
  • University of Maryland Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Institute

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Stroke
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Traumatic Brain Injury
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Difficulty With Walking
Dizziness
Alzheimer's Disease
Ataxia
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Aural Migraine
Brain Aneurysm
Chronic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Confusion
Cranial Trauma
Dementia
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Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diplopia
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Dystonia
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Epilepsy
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Essential Tremor
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Headache
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Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Migraine
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Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Parkinson's Disease
Parkinsonism
Radiculopathy
Sleep Apnea
Spinal Demyelination
Syncope
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Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
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Trigeminal Neuralgia
Visual Field Defects
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Aneurysm
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Anosmia
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Autonomic Disorders
Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Cancer
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Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cataplexy
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Palsy
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Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Cluster Headache
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
Cluster Headache
Concussion
Dysphagia
Episodic Cluster Headache
Facial Nerve Disorder
Febrile Convulsion
Glossopharyngeal Nerve Disorder
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incomplete Spinal Cord Syndrome
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Insomnia
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Loss of Smell and Taste
Loss of Taste
Lyme Disease
Menstrual Migraine
Myasthenia Gravis
Myelitis
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Myelomalacia
Myelopathy
Myoclonus
Narcolepsy
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Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Primary Generalized Absence Epilepsy
Pseudobulbar Affect
Rathke's Cleft Cyst
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Restless Leg Syndrome
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Seizure Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Stiff-Man Syndrome
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Tarlov Cyst
Temporal Arteritis
Tension Headache
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Vascular Parkinsonism
Vasculitis
Vertigo
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Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
Cognitive Function Testing
Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
Dementia Evaluation
Dementia or Depression Screening
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
Evoked Potential Test
Functional Movement Screening
Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
Head CT Scan
Home Sleep Study
ImPACT Testing
Memory Evaluation
Nerve Conduction Studies
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Sudoscan
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TCD Bubble Test
Wada Test
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    3.8
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    Based on 176 ratings
    Patient Ratings (176)
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    Specialties*
    • Neurology

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    Years of Experience
    • 34 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1093780728
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • St. Georges University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurology
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    Dr. Ruwani Gunawardane, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Gunawardane is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Gunawardane has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Gunawardane works at Center For Brain & Neurocare, LLC in Fulton, MD. View the full address on Dr. Gunawardane’s profile.

    Dr. Gunawardane has seen patients for All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Stroke and Traumatic Brain Injury, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Gunawardane on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    176 patients have reviewed Dr. Gunawardane. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Gunawardane.

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