Exceptional care for brain and spine disorders
you suffer a stroke or other brain- or spine-related condition, you
need advanced care by experts who understand all of the treatment
options. That’s the kind of neurosciences team you’ll find at
Novant Health Matthews Medical Center.
to find a Novant Health neurologist or neurology clinic in the Charlotte area, or call
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are certified a
primary stroke center by The Joint Commission, the country’s
leading accrediting organization for improving healthcare, for our
innovative procedures, advanced technology and adherence to rigid
team of board-certified neurologists, surgeons and other specialists
can provide diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of conditions
that affect the brain and nervous system. Please follow the links
below for more information.
911 at the first sign of a stroke. The
is an easy way to remember symptoms and warning signs of a stroke and
what to do:
Time to call 9-1-1
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 are for surviving the stoke with
symptoms may indicate other medical problems, including a transient ischemic attack, (TIA). These “mini-strokes” are also very serious. Call 911 for help.
Read more about stroke and stroke treatment.
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 department
or a Novant Health physician.
and neck pain and other problems can have a significant impact on
your daily life. At Novant Health Matthews Medical Center, we’re
here to help on your journey back to good spine health.
Novant Health Matthews Medical Center, we have experience diagnosing
and caring for patients who suffer from epilepsy and seizures, which
occur because of surges of electrical activity in the brain. We can
help you achieve a better quality of life.
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, brain and spine care at Novant Health
Matthews Medical Center, please call 704-384-6500.
To find a Novant
Health neurologist or neurology clinic in the Charlotte area, use our
online directory or
call 704-384-CARE (2273).
information on stroke and vascular diseases of the brain and spine,
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