While a cure for dementia does not exist today, dementia treatment can increase brain function and improve your overall quality of life. Our comprehensive neurology team follows a philosophy of care, dignity, and respect while treating those with dementia.
Dignity Health Central Coast offers care for all stages of dementia. Our neurologists deliver the latest treatment for dementia on the Central Coast of California, while remaining focused on your overall physical, mental, and spiritual wellness.
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Treatment for Dementia at Dignity Health Central Coast
Personalized treatment for Alzheimer's disease involves medications to help with memory loss and other dementia signs and symptoms.
Dignity Health Central Coast neurologists will talk to you about these dementia treatment drugs:
- Levodopa for Parkinson’s disease and those with Lewy body dementia to help with movement problems and tremors
- Memantine to help stabilize reasoning, memory, and speech
- Cholinesterase inhibitors to increase levels of neurotransmitters to delay cognitive decline and memory loss
- Antianxiety, antipsychotic, and antidepressants for behavior and mental health issues
- Insomnia medication to improve sleep
Your care team may also suggest speech, occupational, and physical therapy to improve specific areas of your daily life. Our neurologists also appreciate that patient and caregiver support plays an important role in any treatment for dementia on the Central Coast of California.
Talk therapy and support groups can provide ongoing care and help during every stage of dementia. A comprehensive team of professionals can include private duty home care, social worker, case manager, or home health aide. For more advanced dementia, assisted living and inpatient dementia care provide comprehensive care.
For the best dementia treatment for you or a loved one, schedule an appointment with a trusted neurologist at Dignity Health Central Coast.
Dignity Health neurological care improves quality of life with dementia treatment on California’s Central Coast.