Quality care for brain and spinal cord disorders
you or a loved one suffers a stroke or another brain-related
condition, you need access to great care. You have that at Novant
Health Brunswick Medical Center. Our team of specialists can provide
diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of conditions that affect the
brain and nervous system.
primary stroke and neurosciences services are listed below. Follow
the links below for more information.
911 at the first sign of a stroke.
is an easy way to remember the symptoms and warning signs of a stroke
and what to do:
– Facial paralysis
– Arm weakness
– Time to call 911
more about stroke risk factors and warning signs.
not ignore these warning signs,
even if they go away. Stroke is a serious medical emergency, and the
quicker you receive treatment, the better your chances for surviving
the stroke with minimal disability.
may have other medical problems, including a transient ischemic attack, (TIA).
These “mini-strokes” are also very serious. Call 911 for help.
more about stroke and stroke treatment.
brain aneurysm occurs when part of an artery wall weakens and swells.
severe headache that is different from past headaches
or loss of consciousness
you or a loved one experiences these symptoms, call 911 immediately.
If an aneurysm ruptures, it is a life-threatening medical emergency.
Brunswick Medical Center participates in this network so that
you always have access to a highly qualified neurologist with 24/7
videoconferencing. This service is readily available in an emergency
or for ongoing treatment.
stroke or another neurological condition has left you or a loved one
affected by physical, speech and cognition deficits, our
multidisciplinary rehabilitation team can help.
involves difficulty with at least two brain functions, such as memory
loss and impaired language. Our
goal is to give you or your loved one an accurate diagnosis and
provide the care and support you
and your family need to cope with this life-changing illness.
blow to your head can cause a concussion, which often results in
confusion, dizziness or other symptoms, which might show up right
away or days or even weeks later. If the symptoms are pronounced you
may want to visit our emergency
or a Novant
athletes, we recommend baseline
so that if you ever have a concussion, we can more accurately assess
At Brunswick Medical Center, we can diagnose and care for
headaches, including migraines, cluster headaches and tension
physicians, nurses and technicians specialize in advanced imaging and
treatment options for neurological disorders and injuries. A
physician referral is needed for most tests.
you’re faced with a stroke or other neurological emergency or
disorder, you want to know that you have the highest quality care on
more information about stroke and brain care at Brunswick Medical Center, or to find a specialty physician, please