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Expert neurological care
Our team of specialists provides thorough diagnoses and personalized treatment plans for your specific neurologic disorder, using the broad array of medical and support services available across Northwell Health Institute for Neurology and Neurosurgery.
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When you have a neurological problem, it’s common to feel worried and uncertain. The best first step is to get an accurate diagnosis and a clear treatment plan. Our team has training in the diagnosis and treatment of a full range of neurological problems, including:

  • Weakness
  • Headaches
  • Numbness
  • Tremors
  • Memory loss
  • Seizures
  • Pain
  • Poor motor control
  • Visual disturbances

If you need further neurological care, we will make referrals to the appropriate specialists within the Institute for conditions including:

  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Stroke
  • Aneurysm
  • Migraine
  • Epilepsy and seizure disorders
  • Alzheimer’s disease and dementia
  • Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders
  • Huntington’s disease
  • Normal pressure hydrocephalus
  • Peripheral neuropathy, myasthenia gravis and other neuromuscular and peripheral disease
  • Autoimmune disorders of the central nervous system
  • Chronic pain
  • Disorders of the spine and spinal cord
  • Brain and skull base tumors

Advanced treatments

With the extensive experience of our subspecialists, we offer the full complement of treatments for neurological disorders. This can include:

  • The latest available medications
  • Referrals to neurosurgery for open and minimally invasive surgeries using neuronavigation and neuromonitoring, and novel therapies and technologies
  • Neurorehabilitation, including physical and occupational therapy
  • Psychological and social support as needed

Our staff is dedicated to educating the next generation of medical professionals at our renowned medical school.

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