Neurology – Patient Care and Treatment
Expert care for conditions of the nerves, brain and spinal cord
Our neurology team specializes in diagnosing and treating a variety of neurologic diseases (conditions of the brain, spinal cord or nerves) in adults and children.
Our adult neurology team includes specialists in:
- Behavioral and cognitive (thinking) disorders, including memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
- General neurology for issues such as coordination problems, muscle weakness, confusion, a change in sensation and dizziness
- Headache consultation
- Movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease and tremor
- Multiple sclerosis
- Neuromuscular conditions such as myasthenia gravis, neuropathy and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease)
Penn State Health also provides pediatric neurology care through our pediatrics department. Find out more about pediatric neurology.
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."