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Department of Neurological Sciences

Comprehensive care for complex neurological disorders

When something goes wrong in your head, you want answers right away. That’s when neurologists at Rush can help: Anyone who calls requesting an appointment with a neurologist is able to meet with one within two weeks.

The Department of Neurological Sciences treats the full spectrum of neurological disorders, including Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, dementiabrain tumor and stroke.

In addition to neurologists with expertise in both rare and common neurological disorders, the department works closely with psychologists, sleep specialists, physical therapists and neurosurgeons, among other specialists. This collaboration allows you to receive the comprehensive care needed to address the many ways a neurological disorder can affect your life.

The neurological sciences and neurological surgery programs at Rush are consistently ranked among the best in the country by U.S. News & World Report

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