Neurology

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Work with experts who treat and manage problems with the nerves, brain and spinal cord. 

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Comprehensive, compassionate care for neurologic disorders

If you need care for a condition of the nerves, brain or spinal cord, you want an experienced team of specialists committed to your well-being and comfort—as well as access to the most advanced diagnostics and treatment. You’ve found it at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, the only academic medical center in central Pennsylvania.

Our neurology team is one of the most comprehensive in the region, experienced in all aspects of neurological care. We serve thousands of patients from across Pennsylvania and beyond, providing the most advanced treatment options available. We’ll work with you to create a plan to treat and manage your condition, and we’re with you every step of the way with education and support for you and your family.

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As one of the premier academic departments of neurology in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the only one in central Pennsylvania, we are known for our world-class patient care, education and research. We provide state-of-the-art care for patients across a wide range of neurologic disorders."

Krishnankutty Sathian, MBBS, PhD
Chair, Department of Neurology

Improving care beyond our walls

Because we are part of an academic medical center with an active research program, we can provide access to promising new treatments through clinical trials if you might benefit. We also train specialists and researchers who serve across the state and nation, and we’re constantly working to increase the worldwide body of knowledge on neurological conditions through basic and clinical research.

Our adult neurology team includes specialists in:

Penn State Health also provides pediatric neurology care through our pediatrics department. Find out more about pediatric neurology.

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Dr. Krishnankutty Sathian shares insight about memory loss symptoms, care and treatment.

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