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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.
At Forsyth Medical Center, we have experience diagnosing
and caring for people 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. If you suffer from
epilepsy or seizures, you may benefit from an evaluation in our
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.
information on stroke and vascular diseases of the brain and spine,
explore our health library and
check out these healthcare resources.