Neurologists and neurosurgeons in North Denver
Swedish Medical Center is a national leader in the area of neurosciences. Featuring clinical depth and a team of experts, combined with unparalleled outcomes, Swedish has become the gold standard in stroke, neurology and neurosurgical care.
The Swedish Neuro Network leverages the quality and capabilities of Swedish with stroke/neuro care at five other HealthONE acute care hospitals for the benefit of patients throughout the Rocky Mountain region. Services are available at:
As part of the Swedish Neuro Network, North Suburban Medical Center’s neurological specialists treat conditions of the brain and nervous system. We provide a range of treatments and neurological rehabilitation services, delivering complete care to our patients.
Additionally, our hospital's emergency staff is prepared 24/7 to treat patients with stroke symptoms. We deliver rapid, thorough stroke interventions, which has resulted in our receipt of national recognition for stroke treatment.
For information about the Swedish Neuro Network at North Suburban Medical Center, please call (303) 920-4362.
North Suburban Medical Center is certified by the The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center. We also received the Get with the Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Honor Roll Elite Award from the American Heart Association..
Comprehensive neurology services
We use advanced procedures and technologies to care for patients experiencing trauma and disorders of the brain, spine and nerves.
From diagnosis to rehabilitation, our neurologists and neurosurgeons provide comprehensive care. We create personalized treatment plans and deliver patient-centered care throughout the entire patient journey.
Neurological disorders we treat
Our neurology clinic offers treatment for a full range of neurological conditions, including:
- Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs)
- Brain tumors
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Cavernous malformations
- Multiple sclerosis
- Neurological injuries
- Neurological infections
- Pituitary/pineal gland tumors
- Spinal disorders
- Syringomyelia (syrinx, or cyst, of the spinal cord)
- Trigeminal neuralgia and other facial pain syndromes
Certified stroke care
As a certified Primary Stroke Center, we provide rapid, lifesaving stroke care in our emergency room (ER) 24/7. Here, patients receive prompt, coordinated stroke treatment from a team of neurologists and specially trained nurses and technicians.
Additionally, our ER staff works with area emergency medical services (EMS) providers to identify stroke patients before the ambulance arrives at the hospital. Because of this coordinated care, our staff is ready to quickly provide the appropriate intervention as soon as the patient's ambulance arrives.
Signs of a stroke
Fast medical intervention is critical when someone is having a stroke. Seek emergency medical care if you notice any of the following stroke symptoms:
- Confusion, trouble speaking or difficulty understanding
- Numbness or weakness in the face, arms or legs (especially on one side of the body)
- Severe headache with no cause
- Trouble seeing
- Trouble walking or lack of balance/coordination
Our neurosurgeons specialize in intricate procedures, including:
- Cranial surgery
- Spinal surgery (cervical and lumbar spine surgeries)
- Geriatric neurosurgery
Our orthopedic surgeons and neurologists collaborate to care for patients with spinal injuries and diseases. These spine care services include diagnostics, treatment and rehabilitation.
After neurosurgery or a neurological event, such as a stroke, some patients require physical therapy and rehabilitation. In these cases, our certified therapists work with each patient to regain skills and maximize independence as quickly and safely as possible.
Neurological care at HealthONE
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.Learn about Neurological care
- North Suburban Medical Center
- Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center
- Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children
- Rose Medical Center
- Sky Ridge Medical Center
- Speer Blvd. Doctors' Offices
- Swedish Medical Center
- The Medical Center of Aurora