Specialists and Care Centers

Spasticity Specialists and Care Centers

The Northwestern Medicine Neurosciences programs provide treatment for a full range of neurological disorders, including spasticity. The clinical mission is to provide the highest quality care and treatment for patients with neurological disorders, while advancing new therapies and uncovering the causes and cures of neurological diseases. Our physicians* specialize in neurological treatment and care.

Meet the Teams

The Northwestern Medicine Neurosciences programs provide treatment for a full range of neurological issues, including spasticity.

Functional Neurosurgery Program at Northwestern Memorial Hospital
The Functional Neurosurgery Program specialists at Northwestern Memorial Hospital work in integrated teams to provide patients with a multidisciplinary approach to their care, including:

  • Assessment by a fellowship-trained neurologist in movement disorders and epilepsy
  • Comprehensive pharmacological therapy
  • Neurosurgical evaluations for deep brain stimulation (DBS), epilepsy surgery, pain surgery, intrathecal medication infusion and other therapeutic procedures
  • The opportunity to participate in clinical research trials
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapy through Northwestern Memorial Hospital in conjunction with the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
  • Social work services: consultation, counseling, support groups and access to community services and resources
  • Educational programs
  • Learning materials: books, videos, audiotapes and internet resources
  • Neuropsychology services

The board-certified neurologists at Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of nervous system disorders, including diseases of the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles. They diagnose and treat patients with a full range of neurological disorders, including spasticity.

Legal Information
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In the spirit of keeping you well-informed, the physician(s) identified are neither agents nor employees of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare or any of its affiliate organizations. They have selected our facilities as places where they want to treat and care for their private patients.