Cleveland Clinic Center for General Neurology provides comprehensive, personalized care for many different conditions affecting the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves and muscles. Our goal is to reduce and eliminate the impact of neurological disorders, including complex and rare conditions.
We believe team-based care gives you the best results. So you’ll have a care team of different providers from different specialties — all picked based on your needs and goals. Together, we’ll confirm your diagnosis and create a highly personalized treatment plan that keeps you at the center of your care. With many convenient locations, we provide you with options to stay close to home for routine neurological care.
What We Treat
Conditions We Treat
Our neurologists treat a wide range of nervous system conditions. Conditions we treat can include:
- Gait disorder.
- Headaches like migraines, cluster and others.
- Peripheral neuropathy and nerve injury.
We can also find out what’s causing symptoms like:
- Muscle weakness.
- Memory problems.
- Nerve pain.
- Numbness and tingling.
- Fainting (syncope).
Diagnostics & Testing
Neurological symptoms can overlap and mimic those of other conditions, so diagnosis can be challenging. That’s why we take many important steps in confirming your condition. We'll talk about your symptoms and do physical and neurological exams, blood tests and specialized tests like:
- MRI (magnetic resonance imaging).
- CT (computed tomography) scans.
- EMG (electromyography).
- Electroencephalogram (EEG).
- Spinal tap (lumbar puncture).
- Autonomic nervous system testing.
- Quantitative sudomotor axon reflex test (QSART).
- Skin biopsy for small fiber sensory neuropathy.
- Ultrasound of peripheral nervous system.
Appointments & Locations
Make an Appointment
To schedule an appointment with the Center for General Neurology, please call 216.636.5860 or 866.588.2264.
If you are a patient and would to make an appointment with Cleveland Clinic's EMG Laboratory, please call 216.636.5860 or 866.588.2264.
If you are a provider and would like to make an appointment for your patient with Cleveland Clinic's EMG Laboratory, please download our guide below.
Cleveland Clinic’s EMG Laboratory Locations:
- Cleveland Clinic Main Campus.
- Hillcrest Hospital.
- Richard E. Jacobs Health Center.
- Sheffield Family Health Center.
- Solon Family Health Center.
- Strongsville Family Health and Surgery Center.
- Wadsworth Express Care Clinic.
- Willoughby Hills FHC North Building.
Whether you're a new or existing patient, you can get an initial evaluation or follow-up care from a using your phone, tablet or computer. You’ll save time when you don’t need to travel, find a parking space or sit in a waiting room. Call 216.636.5860 to learn more about costs, what it takes to log-in or schedule a virtual visit for you or a loved one.
MyChart connects you to your care team from the comfort and safety of home. With this secure, online tool you can manage your appointments, complete pre-visit tasks, communicate with your providers and keep track of your test results and medications.
Image Copy Request
When requesting a copy of radiology images, please allow a minimum of a 48-hour advance notice for all test results conducted at any of our imaging centers.
The link below takes you to our secure website where you can request your images electronically.
All CDs will be sent to your home address via UPS.
If you need assistance with the image request process please contact us at 216.444.6651 or 800.223.2273 ext. 46651.
Refer a Patient
The Center for General Neurology offers direct referral lines to ease the process of making a patient referral.
To refer a patient to the Neurological Institute via phone, please call our dedicated physician referral hotline at 216.445.8455. An intake coordinator will handle your call directly. If you are unable to reach an intake coordinator, please leave a message and they’ll return your call within the work day (if left before 1 p.m. ET) or the next work day (if left after 1 p.m. ET).
To refer a patient to the Neurological Institute via fax, please download and complete our physician referral form and fax to 216.636.2596.
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