Our services

Novant Health Neurology – Brunswick offers diagnosis of, and treatment and management for common and complex neurologic conditions. Our providers are specialists in neurology; they have devoted their careers to understanding neurologic conditions and offering the very latest methods available to address those concerns.

We treat conditions including:

  • Epilepsy and seizure disorders
  • Headaches including migraines
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease; a condition involving progressive degeneration of nerve cells in the spinal cord and brain)
  • Myasthenia gravis (a condition in which communication between nerves and muscles is lessened, resulting in weakness)
  • Multiple sclerosis (MS; a condition in which the fatty tissue protecting nerves is harmed, making it harder for those nerves to conduct impulses from the brain)
  • Parkinson’s disease (a motor system disorder that affects muscle function)
  • Alzheimer’s disease and other memory problems

Our services include:

  • Consultations and physical exams
  • Infusion therapy for multiple sclerosis, neuromuscular diseases and headaches
  • Electromyography/nerve conduction studies (EMG; a recording of the electrical activity of a muscle)
  • Electroencephalography (EEG; a recording of the electrical activity of part of the brain)
  • Long-term video EEG monitoring (EEG recordings taken over days or weeks)
  • Evoked potential studies (a test to detect problems with the spinal cord)
  • Lumbar punctures (to diagnose certain spinal conditions)
  • Skin, muscle and nerve biopsies
  • Nerve ultrasounds
  • Botulinum toxin (Botox) injections
  • t-PA administration for acute stroke (“clot buster” drug)
  • Care coordination with Novant Health New Hanover Rehabilitation Hospital and other rehabilitation providers