Nationally recognized care for brain, spine and nerve disorders
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.
brain aneurysm occurs when part of an artery wall in the brain weakens and swells.
- Sudden, severe headache that is different from past headaches
- Confusion or loss of consciousness
- Severe neck pain
- Blurred vision
- 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 Presbyterian Medical Center to
provide leading-edge, compassionate care.
blow to your head can cause a concussion, which often results in
confusion, dizziness or other symptoms that 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
athletes, we recommend baseline testing
so that if he or she ever has a concussion, we can more accurately assess
At Presbyterian Medical Center, we can diagnose and care
for all types of headaches including migraines, cluster headaches
and tension headaches. If you’re age 50 or older and experience a new kind
headache you’ve never had before, consult a physician.
and neck pain and other problems can have a significant impact on
your daily life. At Presbyterian 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 IV designation from the National Association of Epilepsy Centers (NAEC). Our board-certified and fellowship-trained specialists provide comprehensive evaluations for diagnoses and epilepsy surgeries, including intracranial electrodes. Other services include intensive neurodiagnostic and EEG video monitoring, extensive neuropsychological, medication and device 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 Presbyterian 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.
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.
are susceptible to brain disorders such as aneurysms
and epilepsy; in addition to many developmental conditions, they
require special treatment. If your child needs help, Novant Health Hemby Children’s Hospital
may be able to provide it. For more information, call the hospital at
704-384-4021, or Novant Health Pediatric Neurology at 704-384-1390.
more information about stroke, brain and spine care at Presbyterian Medical Center, call 704-384-4000. To find a
Novant Health neurologist, use our online directory or
call 704-384-CARE (2273).