Neurology & Neurovascular Services

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To find out more about neuroscience care and treatment at the Cottage Health's Neuroscience Institute (SBNI), or to request an appointment, please call our neuroscience care center at 1-844-282-7246.

At Cottage Health, you’ll find care for a wide range of brain and spine conditions, including:

  • Alzheimer’s disease – Decay of memory and other mental functions
  • Arteriovenous fistula (AVF) and arteriovenous malformation (AVM) – Abnormal links between arteries and veins
  • Brain tumors– Unusual tissue growths that may be cancerous or noncancerous
    • Gliomas – Astrocytoma, ependymoma, glioblastoma
    • Medulloblastoma
    • Meningioma
    • Metastatic brain tumor
    • Pituitary tumor (adenoma)
    • Schwannoma
    • Skull base brain tumor
  • Carotid artery disease – Narrowing of the major arteries in your neck that supply oxygen to your brain
  • Cerebral (brain) aneurysm – A weak blood vessel that could burst and put your life at risk
  • Chiari malformation – Brain tissue that’s pushed down into your spinal canal
  • Epilepsy – Recurring seizures
  • Headaches and migraines – Pain in the head or neck
  • Ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke – Interruption in the flow of blood and oxygen to your brain
  • Parkinson’s disease – A central nervous system disorder that affects how you move
  • Peripheral neuropathy – Weakness and loss of feeling in your hands or feet
  • Sleep apnea – Blocked breathing during sleep
  • Spinal tumors– Abnormal growths in or near the spine
    • Intradural-extramedullary tumors
    • Intramedullary tumors
    • Verbal column tumors
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage – Bleeding between the brain and tissue that covers the brain
  • Tourette syndrome – Recurring, unwanted movements and sounds

Learn more about Cottage Health’s Brain and Spine Tumor Program, and explore our neurointerventional radiology and surgery services.

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