Expert neurologists in South Nashville

At TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center, our neurological services give you access to cutting-edge treatments and technologies, including minimally invasive neurosurgery. Neurologists and neurosurgeons at our hospital are experienced in even the most complex brain and spine conditions.

As a part of the TriStar Health family of hospitals, you are also connected to leading neuroscience experts all across Middle Tennessee. Additionally, we offer comprehensive rehabilitation programs if you are recovering from a stroke or managing a neurological condition.

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. Neurological diagnostic tests we offer include:

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

Neurological treatments we provide

We offer a wide array of treatment options using the latest in technology. No matter what neurological condition you are facing, we are here to offer advanced treatment solutions and rehabilitation services.

Neurological surgery

If needed, our expert neurosurgeons will provide advanced surgical care for a wide range of conditions. Our neurosurgeons use state-of-the-art technology to perform procedures involving the brain and spine. Neurological surgery may be used to 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

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 whatever sleep issues you are having, including:

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

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 injuries or illnesses. Our 16-bed inpatient unit features large, private rooms and 24-hour therapeutic care.

Rehabilitation team

We 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 rehabilitation team may provide the following:

  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech-language pathology
  • Rehab nursing
  • Neuro-psychology services (under the direction of a psychiatrist)
To schedule a rehabilitation assessment, call (615) 410-5499.

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.

Neurological care at TriStar Health

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 often treat disorders that affect the brain or spinal cord, including stroke.

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