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Dr. Charles David Clarke, M.D.

Neurologist

Dr. Charles David Clarke M.D. is a top Neurologist in Franklin, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Charles David Clarke M.D. is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Charles David Clarke M.D. is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Charles David Clarke M.D. is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Franklin, TN, Dr. Charles David Clarke M.D. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
11 years Experience
Dr. Charles David Clarke, M.D.
  • Franklin, TN
  • Ohio State University College of Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

What causes brain tumors in people?

In general they are not thought to be hereditary, but there are some that are. It really depends on family history and type of tumor.

Can a drop in sodium levels be responsible for confusion and hallucinations?

Yes, low sodium can cause confusion. No, a neurologist would not likely be the best to address this. If it is due to liver disease then a gastroenterologist would be where you READ MORE
Yes, low sodium can cause confusion. No, a neurologist would not likely be the best to address this. If it is due to liver disease then a gastroenterologist would be where you would go, but you should probably start with your general internist.

Can Blood pressure medicines cause forgetfulness?

Sometimes when first lowering BP, you can have some side effects or if it is too low, but long-term this should not affect your memory in a negative way. Actually, HTN untreated READ MORE
Sometimes when first lowering BP, you can have some side effects or if it is too low, but long-term this should not affect your memory in a negative way. Actually, HTN untreated long-term can lead to strokes and memory loss, so it needs to be treated.

Charles Clarke, M.D.

My child is getting convulsions past 2 nights. What should I do?

Probably would be good to go to urgent care or ED with convulsions.

What is the best way to determine internal head injury?

You would really need to go to the local ER for a head CT. There is no other way to tell for sure.

Charles Clarke, M.D.