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Neuroscience Conditions

Your brain and all it controls is a complex and wondrous creation. It moves you. When working the way it should, it empowers your body to achieve the extraordinary. When your brain doesn't work the way it should, the specialists at Missouri Neurosciences Center will help you regain control. Our team takes a revolutionary approach to neurological care with leading innovators in the fields of epilepsy, stroke and movement disorders. Missouri Neurosciences Center is home to a nationally recognized epilepsy and stroke program with the largest and most comprehensive group of neurological experts. Our neurology and neurosurgery specialists provide leading medical and surgical treatments done nowhere else in mid Missouri.

At Missouri Neurosciences Center we are proud to have the most comprehensive group of neurologists to a variety of conditions.

In addition, we treat:

Spine

Our neurosurgeons are world-class experts at diagnosing and treating any pain or conditions associated with your brain, nerves, spine and spinal cord. The spinal cord connects to the brain which is why our neurosurgeons work closely with our neurologists to provide you the most cutting edge care for your spine, including chronic pain.

Learn more about spine care at MU Health Care.

Stroke

The Missouri Stroke Program is home to the largest comprehensive stroke team in central Missouri. Neurologists, neurosurgeons, interventional neurologists, physical therapists, cardiologists and emergency services personnel all work closely together to diagnose and treat patients as quickly as possible. 

University Hospital has received the Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from Get With The Guidelines®, a hospital-based quality improvement program developed by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association. In addition we have also been certified as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission.       

Schedule a neurosciences appointment

To schedule an appointment with any of our neurologists, please call 573-882-1515.

To schedule an appointment with one of our neurosurgeons, please call 573-882-4908.

U.S. News and World Report

University of Missouri Health Care offers the only neurology and neurosurgery program recognized in central Missouri by U.S. News and World Report.

Neuroscience Awards and Accreditations

Stroke

The Missouri Stroke Program has been certified as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission.       

The Missouri Stroke Program has received the Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from Get With The Guidelines®, a hospital-based quality improvement program developed by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association.

The Missouri Stroke Program has also been named to the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Target: Stroke Honor Roll.

Epilepsy 

The Missouri Epilepsy Program is recognized by the National Association of Epilepsy Center as a Level 4 epilepsy center.