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ALS: Our multidisciplinary clinical team
Cerebrovascular: State-of-the-art interventions
Epilepsy: A team approach
Movement Disorders: DBS programming
Multiple Sclerosis and Neuro-Immunology: Our clinical team
Neuro-Ophthalmology and Headache: Thorough evaluations
Neurocritical Care: Our team
Sleep Medicine: Sleep laboratory

General Neurology

Contact Information

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Location: 4th Floor, 90 Presidential Plaza, Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: 315 464-4243 | Fax: 315 464-7328

Neurologists prevent, diagnose and treat diseases of the nervous system. In general terms, these diseases will affect the brain, spinal cord, nerves or muscles.

Commonly treated diseases:

  • Stroke
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Epilepsy
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Headache

There are many additional nervous system diseases for which neurologists provide care.

A neurologist is a physician who completes four years of specialized training in neurology, often followed by 1 or more years of further specialization in neuromuscular disease, epilepsy, stroke, or other field Medicine.

Department of Neurology physicians and staff provide clinical care to patients from an area ranging from Pennsylvania to the Canadian border, and including over 16 counties in Upstate New York.

The Department is organized into inpatient and outpatient services. Inpatient services include the General Neurology Ward Service, the Stroke Service, and the Neurology Critical Care Service. A Neurology Consultation Service also provides consultative care for patients admitted to the hospital for other reasons, but who also have neurological complaints.