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Neurological care

Neurological care is the practice of medicine that focuses on the treatment, function and diagnosis of diseases relating to the nerves and nervous system. Neurologists and neurosurgeons treat disorders that affect the brain or spinal cord.


Neurologists in Nashville, Tennessee

Our South Nashville doctors are committed to providing exceptional neurological services.

At TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center, we offer advanced neurological services, treatments and technologies, including minimally invasive neurosurgery to the Brentwood, Antioch and South Nashville communities. We are experienced in even the most complex brain and spine conditions.

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Neurological conditions we treat

We are ready to diagnose and treat a range of neurological disorders and injuries such as:

  • Brain injuries/tumors
  • Chronic headaches
  • Degenerative spinal disease
  • Epilepsy (seizure disorders)
  • Movement disorders, such as Parkinson’s disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Neuromuscular disease
  • Neuropathy
  • Peripheral nerve disorders
  • Sleep disorders
  • Spine injuries/tumors
  • Strokes and aneurysms
  • Vascular malformations

Types of neurological treatments we offer

We offer a wide array of brain and spine treatments using the latest in technology, as well as rehabilitation services.

Neurological surgery

If needed, our expert neurosurgeons will provide advanced surgical care for you and your loved ones. Our team use state-of-the-art technology to perform procedures involving the brain and spine, and treat conditions such as:

  • Brain trauma
  • Brain tumors
  • Epilepsy (seizure disorder)
  • Intracranial hemorrhage
  • Normal-pressure hydrocephalus
  • Radiculopathy (pinched nerve)
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spinal tumors
  • Stroke

Sleep disorders clinic

We understand how valuable sleep is to overall health. As a facility certified by the American Board of Sleep Medicine, our sleep disorders clinic is here to provide leading sleep diagnostics and treatment. With advanced technology and overnight sleep studies, we can help you with many sleep issues you may be having, including:

  • Insomnia
  • Narcolepsy
  • Parasomnias
  • Restless leg syndrome
  • Sleep apnea

Neurological diagnostic tests we offer

Before you receive treatment for a neurological condition, we take time to understand your symptoms. We also use the latest in technology to pinpoint exactly where the symptoms are coming from. These tests include:

  • Computed tomography (CT)
  • CT angiography
  • Doppler ultrasound
  • Electroencephalogram (EEG), including continuous EEG
  • Intraoperative neurodiagnostic monitoring
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Magnetic resonance angiography (MRA)

Neurological rehabilitation services

The rehabilitation program at TriStar Southern Hills is designed to help you overcome the effects of a stroke or other debilitating neurological injury or illness. Our 16-bed inpatient unit features large, private rooms and 24/7 therapeutic care.

Rehabilitation team

Staff in our rehabilitation program work with you and your family every step of the way to get you back to the quality of life you deserve. Your medical care and rehabilitation services will be directed by a board-certified physician. Depending on your needs, your team may provide the following:

  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech-language pathology
  • Rehab nursing
  • Neuro-psychology services (under the direction of a psychiatrist)

Additional rehabilitation services we provide

In addition to rehabilitation therapy, we also offer the following to help you recover from a neurological event:

  • Disease management
  • Educational resources
  • Home exercise programs
  • Home set-up
  • Nutrition services
  • Social and emotional care

Medicare and most private insurance plans cover some or all of prescribed rehabilitation services.

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