Patient Care Locations

The Neurology Department's main offices are in University Hospital, which, together with the Syracuse VA Medical CenterExternal Icon, are located at the periphery of downtown Syracuse and a few blocks from the large campus of Syracuse UniversityExternal Icon, which sits on a hill overlooking the downtown.

Hospital units

The neurology department shares single-bed rooms on a large, state-of-the-art inpatient floor with the neurosurgery department in University Hospital. Veterans Hospital has a neurology consult service. University Hospital holds a clinical and research laboratory for electromyography, nerve-conduction, and evoked-potentials, an EEG lab, an epilepsy center with special patient rooms for combined electroencephalographic and television monitoring of patients, a neuro-ophthalmology suite, and research laboratories for neurovirology-neuroimmunology. The Department's clinical needs are well-supported by the neuroradiology and neurosurgical departments.

Neuroscience Medical Surgical Unit (9G)

9G is the 19-bed Neuroscience Medical-Surgical unit that provides care for patients who have undergone complex neurosurgical procedures as well as trauma. The unit also cares for a wide range of neurology diagnoses including stroke and migraine, and has telemetry monitoring capability for 16 patients.

Neuroscience Step-down (9E)

The Neuroscience Step-down unit is a 13-bed combination step-down, stroke and epilepsy monitoring unit. This unit is the primary support for patients admitted with newly diagnosed stroke in need of emergent TPA administration. All beds have state-of-the-art monitoring capability.

Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit (9F)

The Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit is a state-of-the-art 14-bed neuroscience intensive care unit. 9F is the only Neuro ICU in Syracuse. The unit cares for critically ill patients who have sustained neurological trauma, injury and/or complex elective procedures. Common patient diagnoses include subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH), brain tumors, subdural hematoma (SDH), epidural hematoma (EDH), and stroke.

Neurology Out-Patient Clinics

Patients are treated at the Neurology Clinic located at Upstate Health Care Center by faculty and residents. The Neurology Department also has an Infusion Center and a Neuromuscular Clinic at Upstate Bone & Joint Center. These two offices provide treatment and diagnostic services for patients with neurological disorders.

Clinic and Center Locations

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Neurology Clinic
Upstate Health Care Center
Map & directions
4th Fl.
90 Presidential Plaza, Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: 315 464-4243
Fax: 315 464-7328
Office Hours: 8-4:30

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Neuromuscular Clinic at Upstate Bone & Joint
Upstate Bone and Joint Center
Map & directions
Suite 302
6620 Fly Road, East Syracuse, NY 13057
Phone: 315 464-1849
Fax: 315 464-1709

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Infusion Center, Neurology
Upstate Health Care Center
Map & directions
Rm. 4076
90 Presidential Plaza, Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: 315 464-3938
Fax: 315 464-5359

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