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Neurological care

Neurological care is the practice of medicine that focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and function of diseases relating to the nerves and nervous system. Neurologists and neurosurgeons treat disorders that affect the brain or spinal cord.

Long-term care for neurological conditions and spinal cord injuries

If you've had a stroke, spinal injury or traumatic brain injury, we're here to help.

At Asheville Specialty Hospital, we treat injuries and illnesses of the brain, spine and nervous system. Our experienced neurology team collaborates to implement a treatment plan based on your individual needs.

Neurological conditions we treat

Conditions of the brain, spine and nervous system often require high levels of care. Our neurology team is experienced in treating these conditions, including:

  • Spinal cord injury
  • Spinal injury
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic brain injury (TBI)

Our neurological treatments and services

Our specialists will provide 24-hour care to help you manage your symptoms and regain physical abilities.

Neurological rehabilitation

With dedication and a comprehensive rehabilitation plan, you can make significant progress in regaining lost skills and function. We will help you accommodate for any physical abilities you might have lost due to your condition. Our inpatient and outpatient neurological rehabilitation therapies include:

  • Cognitive rehabilitation
  • Mobility training
  • Occupational therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Respiratory therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Spinal cord rehabilitation

Spinal injury care

If you have experienced a spinal injury, you will receive specialized and highly skilled care, including:

  • Assistive devices and techniques
  • Bowel and bladder management
  • Pain management
  • Respiratory care
  • Surgery
  • Therapeutic positioning

Stroke care

If you or a loved one has experienced a stroke, the neurologists at our hospital can perform procedures to limit stroke-related damage to the brain and body. These treatments and preventative measures include:

  • Carotid stenting
  • Clot retrieving
  • Endovascular coiling

Traumatic brain injury care

If you have had a traumatic brain injury, we will continuously monitor your vital signs, intracranial pressure and brain activity. In addition, we will also provide, as needed:

  • Infection prevention
  • Nutrition and hydration management
  • Pain management

Discharge planning and outpatient care

We include your family members as partners in the discharge planning process as you transition from inpatient care. These services include:

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Medication management
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Pain management
  • Patient and family education
  • Support groups

Our Neurological care Locations

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Asheville Specialty Hospital
428 Biltmore Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801
 (828) 213 - 5400

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Asheville Specialty Hospital
428 Biltmore Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801
 (828) 213 - 5400
Mission Hospital
509 Biltmore Ave
Asheville, NC 28801
 (828) 213 - 1111

0.3 miles

CarePartners Rehabilitation Hospital
68 Sweeten Creek Rd
Asheville, NC 28803
 (828) 277 - 4800

1.7 miles