Neurosciences

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

Neurosciences

Our Location

St. Luke’s Bone & Joint Institute
at St. Luke’s Anderson Campus
Medical Office Building
Suite 200
1700 Riverside Drive
Easton, PA 18045

484-526-6000

Maps & Directions

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH) is a condition caused by an abnormal increase of fluid in the brain. NPH is most common in the elderly populations.

Symptoms of NPH include:

  • Problems with walking/gait
  • Cognitive difficulty/progressive mental impairment/dementia
  • Urinary incontinence

Initial investigation includes:

  • Physical therapy assessment
  • CT or MRI of the brain demonstrating an enlarged ventricular system

Multidisciplinary Team

Under the direction of Dr. Doron Rabin, fellowship-trained neurosurgeon, St. Luke's Neurosurgical Associates is pleased to offer an NPH Center for patients suspected of having NPH. Our specialty-trained multidisciplinary team of neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists and physical therapists provide medical assessment, diagnosis and treatment all at one convenient location off Route 33 and I-78 in Bethlehem Township.

Doron Rabin, MD
– St. Luke’s Neurosurgical Associates

Nancy Diaz
– St. Luke’s Neurosurgical Associates

Bushra Malik, MD
– St. Luke’s Neurosurgical Associates

Gene Ferretti, DO
– St. Luke’s Neurosurgical Associates