Quality care for brain, spine and nerve disorders
If you or a loved one suffers a stroke or another brain- or spine-related condition, you need access to great care. You have that at Novant Health Kernersville Medical Center.
Dementia 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.
A 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
If you or a loved one experiences these symptoms, call 911 immediately. If an aneurysm ruptures, it is a life-threatening medical emergency.
Concussions and brain trauma
A blow to your head can cause a concussion, which often results in
headache, 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.
Headaches and migraines
At Kernersville Medical Center, we can diagnose and care for headaches, including migraines, cluster headaches and tension headaches. If you’re 50 or older and get a new kind headache you’ve
never had before, consult a physician.
Back and neck problems and treatments
Back and neck pain and other problems can have a significant impact on
your daily life. At Kernersville Medical Center, we’re here to help you on your journey back to good spine health.
Epilepsy and seizures
At Kernersville 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 world-class epilepsy monitoring unit
Our 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.
For more information about stroke, brain and spine care at Kernersville Medical Center, please call 336-564-4000. To find a Novant Health neurologist, use our online directory.