Overview

Overview

Cleveland Clinic Florida's Department of Neurology at The Pauline Braathen Neurological Center provides consultation in all areas of neurology or disorders of the nervous system. Collaboration among specialists and departments is the key to Cleveland Clinic’s successful model of medicine. Neurologists work closely with spine specialists to actively care for patients with degenerative spine disorders.

Neurologists also team up with neurosurgeons to offer innovative therapies such as deep brain stimulation. Brain tumors are also addressed in a multidisciplinary integrated team approach with the Departments of Oncology, Radiotherapy and Neurosurgery.

To schedule an appointment, please call 877.463.2010.

Services

Services

Services We Offer In South Florida

  • Alzheimer's Disease and other Dementias
  • Epilepsy
  • Headache medicine
  • Movement disorders
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Secondary forms of Parkinsonism
  • Mitochondrial cytopathies
  • Metabolic syndromes
  • Degenerative hereditary disorders
  • Cerebellar ataxias
  • Choreas
  • Tics, Tourette syndrome
  • Restless Legs
  • Tremor
  • Gait disorders and Falls
  • Speech disturbances (dystonic/spastic)
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurodiagnostic Laboratory
  • Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Ambulatory EEG
  • Visual Evoked Responses
  • Somatosensory Evoked Responses
  • Brainstem Evoked Responses
  • Electrocochleography
  • Transcranial Doppler Ultrasonography
  • Autonomic Testing
  • EMG/NCS (electromyography/nerve conduction studies)
  • Pudendal EMG
  • Botulinum toxin therapy
  • Research studies/procedures
  • Neuromuscular diseases
  • Neuromuscular junction disorders
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Lambert Eaton myasthenic syndrome
  • Motor neuron diseases
  • ALS
  • Primary lateral sclerosis
  • Post polyo syndrome
  • Peripheral neuropathies and myopathies
  • Diabetic, toxic, inflammatory and other metabolic neuropathies
  • Genetic disorders
  • Charcot Marie Tooth disease
  • Dejerine Sottas
  • HSM neuropathies
  • Compressive neuropathies
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Ulnar neuropathies
  • Degenerative spine related conditions
  • Radiculopathies
  • Neurosurgery
  • Stroke
Staff About Us

About Us

Neurosurgery

Cleveland Clinic neurologists and neurosurgeons collaborate to treat the most complex medical and surgical conditions and offer the most advanced treatment options. Cleveland Clinic Florida neurosurgeons collectively have the skill and expertise in treating complex and difficult neurosurgical brain and spine cases.

The neurosurgical team is uniquely qualified to provide comprehensive care for the following:

  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hematomas
  • Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Primary Brain Tumor
    • (e.g., glioblastoma, astrocytoma)
  • Metastatic Brain Tumor
  • Deep Brain Stimulation for
  • Movement Disorders
    • (e.g., Parkinson’s disease)
  • Primary Intradural Spin Tumors
  • Metastatic Spinal Column Tumors
  • Arnold Chiari malformations

Awards and Recognitions

Get With The Guidelines: Stroke Care
Gold Performance Achievement
American Heart Association & American Stroke Association, 2008 and 2009