A quick response and treatment you can trust
Our services cover many other brain and movement
disorders. Please follow the links for more information.
If you’re a patient at one of several nearby community hospitals, the providers there can easily consult with Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center’s neurologists through videoconferencing. This service is
available in an emergency or for ongoing treatment of a stroke, brain
aneurysm, concussion, brain tumor and epilepsy.
brain aneurysm occurs when part of an artery wall weakens and swells.
- Sudden, severe headache that is different from past headaches
- Severe neck pain
- Blurred vision
- Confusion or loss of consciousness
- Sensitivity to light
- Nausea with vomiting
you or a loved one experiences these symptoms, call 911 immediately.
If an aneurysm ruptures, it is a life-threatening medical emergency.
you have a brain tumor or neurological complications as a result of
other forms of cancer, you can rely on the team at Forsyth Medical Center to provide leading-edge, compassionate care.
you have chronic headaches, such as migraines, cluster headaches or
tension headaches, a Novant Health physician who specializes in these conditions can help. If you’re 50 or older and get a new kind of headache you’ve never
had before, consult a physician right away.
and neck pain and other problems can have a significant impact on
your daily life. At Forsyth Medical Center, we’re
here to help you on your journey back to good spine health.
Epilepsy and seizures
We are a comprehensive epilepsy center with a level III designation from the National Association of Epilepsy Centers (NAEC). Our board-certified and fellowship-trained specialists provide comprehensive evaluations for diagnoses and various epilepsy surgeries, including resective surgery or implantation of the vegas nerve stimulator. Other services include medical care for patients with refractory epilepsy through neurodiagnostic evaluations, neurophysiological and medication treatments.
To get started, please review the services at our local clinic and schedule an appointment with one of our specialists.
To learn more about Novant Health's epilepsy and seizure services, please visit our corporate site.
goal at Forsyth Medical Center is to give you an accurate diagnosis and offer
personalized support to help you and your family cope with your
condition and maximize your quality of life. Ask your physician for a
referral to a Novant Health specialty clinic.
physicians, nurses and technicians specialize in advanced imaging and
diagnostic tests for neurological disorders and injuries. You’ll
need a physician referral for most tests.
more information about stroke, brain and spine care at Forsyth Medical Center, please call 336-718-5000. To find a Novant
Health neurologist, use our online directory.