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Neurosciences SSM Health Neurosciences

SSM Health Neurosciences

​​SSM Health Neurosciences services encompass a full array of medical, surgical, diagnostic, inpatient and outpatient neurological services.

SSM Health Dean Medical Group and SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital - Madison neurologists and neurosurgeons provide diagnosis and medical and surgical treatment for adults, infants and children. They treat a variety of disorders including stroke, seizures, movement disorders, back and neck problems, brain tumors, aneurysms, and other diseases or disorders of the brain, spinal cord and entire nervous system.

Dedicated Stroke Care

SSM Health Neurosciences provides the full range of services designed to improve outcomes for patients and families who are experiencing, or have experienced, a stroke.

A dedicated center provides an approach to rapid assessment, diagnostic evaluation, acute management, and rehabilitative efforts to meet the needs of every patient who comes to us for care.

The adult center is located in a recently remodeled section of SSM Health St. Mary's. Nurses dedicated to the care of patients with neurologic disorders staff the 24-bed nursing care unit for patients requiring inpatient medical or post-surgical care.

SSM Health St. Mary's pediatric department and neonatal intensive care unit provide skilled care for infants and children with neurologic disorders.

Occupational, physical, and speech therapists join social workers, nurses and physicians in planning and implementing patient care and in planning for care after discharge from the hospital. A rehab team coordinates the care and rehabilitation of stroke patients. ​​

Outpatient Neuroscience Services

  • EEG 
  • EMG 
  • Vascular Doppler studies
  • Sleep Services
  • Seizure monitoring

The neuroscience center's services are augmented by the services of SSM Health St. Mary's laboratory services, the medical imaging department and the Turville Bay MRI Center. Combined, these services provide laboratory testing and diagnostic scanning and imaging for both inpatients and outpatients.

SSM Health Dean Medical Group and SSM Health St. Mary's neurologists and neurosurgeons also provide outreach consultative services to outlying hospitals and clinics throughout southern Wisconsin, including the SSM Health Dean Medical Group and SSM Health St. Mary's Primary Care Clinics.

If you would like a referral to see an SSM Health Neurologist,
please consult with your primary care provider.