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Neurological care

Neurological care is the practice of medicine that focuses on the treatment, function and diagnosis of diseases relating to the nerves and nervous system. Neurologists and neurosurgeons treat disorders that affect the brain or spinal cord.

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Neurologists and neurosurgeons in Miami

Neurological conditions require highly skilled care from a team of specialists.

At HCA Florida Kendall Hospital, we offer comprehensive neurological care for complex brain, nerve and spinal conditions and injuries. Our patients receive the benefit of having a multidisciplinary team of medical specialists — including neurologists, neurosurgeons, orthopedic spine specialists and rehabilitation therapists — at every step along the way.

Neurological conditions we treat

Our board-certified neurologists are trained to treat a wide variety of brain, nerve and spine conditions, including:

  • Acoustic neuroma
  • Brain, nervous system and spinal tumors
  • Brain aneurysm
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Disc herniation
  • Epilepsy
  • Foraminal stenosis
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Lower back pain
  • Meningioma
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Osteoarthritis of the spine
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Pinched nerve
  • Post-laminectomy syndrome
  • Secondary malignancy
  • Spinal cord compression
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Spinal deformity
  • Spinal fracture
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Trigeminal neuralgia

Our neurology program

Our neurologists, neurosurgeons and other neurological care team members work together to provide comprehensive nervous system care for adults and children.

Pediatric neurological care

Our neurological specialists also provide diagnostics, treatments and other services for pediatric neurological diseases and disorders. They are here to answer your questions and help you feel secure and well-informed about your child's condition and care.

Our team will work with you and your family to determine the most effective plan of care for your little one. Additionally, our pediatric department includes the services of a child life specialist who focuses on helping children feel safe and comfortable in the hospital environment.

Stroke treatment

We are proud to provide multiple locations for stroke care in the Miami-Dade County community — at our hospital's on-campus emergency room (ER) and at our two freestanding emergency care facilities, HCA Florida Doral Emergency and HCA Florida Town & Country Emergency.

All of our emergency locations have specialists equipped to treat both ischemic strokes and hemorrhagic strokes. Additionally, our hospital is recognized as a Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center by The Joint Commission as well as a Comprehensive Stroke Center by Det Norske Veritas (DNV).

Neurosurgery

We provide patients access to a comprehensive neurosurgery program. Our neurosurgeons perform traditional neurosurgery as well as minimally invasive, robotic and micro-neurosurgical procedures. With access to state-of-the-art medical technology, our neurological surgeons perform advanced procedures for:

  • Brain surgery
  • Neurotrauma surgery
  • Spine surgery

Neurological rehabilitation

Through our physical therapy and rehabilitation department, we can rehabilitate patients with brain, nervous system and/or spine diagnoses. Our neurological rehabilitation team is experienced in providing rehabilitative care for patients with a range of neurological conditions, including multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease and stroke.

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