Common Symptoms of Balance Disorders

Patients with balance disorders may experience any of the following symptoms:

  • Vertigo (a spinning sensation)
  • Gait and postural instability (feeling unsteady when walking)
  • Lightheadedness (feeling faint or off balance)
  • Nausea
  • Headaches
  • Tingling around the mouth
  • Blurred or double vision
  • Tendency to fall
  • Fear of falling
  • Anxiety

There are many types of balance disorders. Our experienced doctors work closely with you to determine the cause of your symptoms and a treatment that provides relief. 

Learn about balance disorders that we treat at Wake Forest Baptist.

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