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The brain is our body’s most important organ. It communicates to the rest of our body and allows us to move, think and create. At MU Health Care, our neurosciences experts understand this unique and complex organ. They are dedicated to helping patients suffering from all neurological conditions. Learn more about our neurosciences services.

When your brain doesn't work the way it should, our neuroscience specialists will help you regain control. Our dedicated team focuses both on providing you the best care and also on advancing the field of neurosciences through research. This means that you will receive the latest medical treatments and technology from a passionate and caring team. Our neuroscience units are home to several nationally recognized programs, making us leaders in the areas of sleep disorder, stroke and epilepsy. Our team consists of the largest and most comprehensive group of neurological experts, bringing you leading medical and surgical treatments.


Brain and Nervous System

Your brain and nervous system work together to help you create, think and move.

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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.

US News and World Report - Neuro

Neuroscience Awards and Accreditations


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.


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