Our neuroscience institute is is dedicated to advancing the fields of neurology and neurosurgery, providing leading-edge, compassionate clinical care and conducting unparalleled research for the full range of neurological conditions.
Our neurologists, Dr. Daniel P. Fosmire and Dr. Olav Jaren have extensive experience in the diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorders and conditions. We are dedicated to offering quality service with the least-invasive and most promising solutions available.
Overlake Neurology is part of the Overlake Neuroscience Institute, which is dedicated to advancing the fields of neurology and neurosurgery, providing leading-edge, compassionate clinical care and conducting unparalleled research for the full range of neurological conditions and brain diseases.
Neurology is a medical specialty treating disorders of the nervous system. This includes diseases of the brain, spinal cord, nerves, and muscles. Our physicians' areas of special interest include:
- Central and peripheral nervous system disorders
- Evaluations with nerve condition studies and electromyography (EMG)
- Cognitive disorders and dementia (problems with thinking and remembering)
- Movement disorders
- Parkinson's disease
- Multiple sclerosis (MS)
Our Diagnostic Services Include:
- Nerve conduction services
- Electromyography (EMG)
We see patients aged 16 and older for conditions such as:
- Back Pain
- Bell's Palsy
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Cephalic Disorders
- Cerebral Palsy
- Chronic Pain
- Guillain-Barre Syndrome
- Huntington's Disease (HD)
- Infectious Diseases
- Movement Disorders
- Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
- Myasthenia Gravis
- Parkinson's Disease
- Seizures (Epilepsy)
- Sleep Disorders
- Tumors (of the nervous system)
We may see a patient younger then 16 at the discretion of the physicians. Please contact our office if you wish to be treated by one of our physicians and you or your child is younger than 16 years of age.
What to Bring to Your Appointment
- Your insurance card
- Physician referral forms, if required by insurance
- A list of current prescription or over-the-counter medications you are taking, including dose and frequency
- Pertinent information about your medical and surgical history (Download the patient health history form)
- Any recent X-rays or appropriate records you may have
Our Office Policy
Our physicians see patients on a referral basis only from another physician. Please contact your primary care provider to initiate a referral to our office. Please have them send your most recent chart notes, labs and any relevant medical imaging that may be pertinent to your appointment. Our physicians require your notes be at our office prior to your appointment with us. Most insurances do not require a referral to be processed through them. However if you have an insurance does require this, you are responsible to make sure this is in place prior to your visit to our office. If a referral is required and not processed prior to your appointment, you may be responsible for the cost of your visit.
Our office understands your time is valuable and will always make every effort to be respectful of that time. We kindly ask that you extend the same courtesy. If you are unable to keep a scheduled appointment, we ask that you give at least 24 hour notice, to give the opportunity for another patient to have that time. We understand emergent things come up, and are to hard to control. For this reason we offer an after hours answering service you can reach anytime, day or night. Just call our office number 425.709.7055 and you can be directly connected.
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- Poison Control: 800.222.1222
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800.273.8255 (1-800-273-TALK)
- Attention Deficit Disorder: ADD Resources Children and Adults with ADD (CHADD)
- ALS: ALS Association
- Alzheimer's Disease:
- Aphasia: National Aphasia Association
- Ataxia National Ataxia Foundation (NFA)
- Brain Injury: Brain Injury Association Inc.
- Cerebral Palsy: BlazeSports® United Cerebral Palsy
- Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD): Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Foundation, Inc.
- Dystonia: Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (DMRF)
- Epilepsy: The Epilepsy Foundation
- Fibromyalgia: National Fibromyalgia Association
- Guillain-Barre Syndrome: Guillain-Barre Syndrome Foundation International
- Hemifacial Spasm: Hemifacial Spasm Association
- Huntington's Disease: Caring For People with Huntington's DiseaseHuntington's Disease Society of America
- Lyme Disease: American Lyme Disease Foundation - Lyme Disease: A Patients Guide, Lyme Disease Info
- Multiple Sclerosis: Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA)National Multiple Sclerosis Society
- Movement Disorders: WE MOVE
- Muscular Dystrophy: Muscular Dystrophy Association
- Myasthenia Gravis: Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGF)
- Neurofibromatosis Neurofibromatosis, Inc.The Children's Tumor Foundation
- Neuropathy: Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association - The Neuropathy Association
- Pain Management: National Foundation for the Treatment of Pain American Chronic Pain Association, Inc. (ACPA) Spine Health
- Parkinson's Disease:
- Restless Leg Syndrome: Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation
- Spasmodic Dystonia/Torticollis: National Spasmodic Dystonia Association (NSDA)National Spasmodic Torticollis Association (NSTA)
- Stem Cell Information: Stem Cell Information
- Stroke: American Stroke Association, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke National Stroke Association
- Tourette Syndrome: Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc.
- Tremor: International Tremor Foundation Tremor Action Network
- Other Neurological Resources:
- General Health Care Resources: OTCsafety.org: Safe & Effective OTC Medicine Use Safe Medication