Fletcher Allen, a Vermont university hospital and medical center, serves all of
Vermont and the northern New York region. Located in Burlington, Fletcher Allen is a regional, academic healthcare center and teaching hospital in alliance with the University of Vermont.
Neurological disorders can affect many aspects of your daily life – from affecting movement and sleep to causing pain. At Fletcher Allen, our team of experts is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the brain and nervous system, such as stroke, movement disorders, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy and neurodegenerative diseases.
Neurology and Neurosurgery in Burlington, VT
When you choose Fletcher Allen, you get more than a physician dedicated to you. Our experts use a team approach, so we seamlessly coordinate your care if you need to see another specialist. Because neurological conditions often involve unique challenges for you and your loved ones, we also offer support services, from counseling to rehabilitation and pain management.
There is no cure for many of the neurological conditions we treat. That’s why we work hard to stay ahead of the latest research and newest therapies to effectively manage your symptoms. Our ultimate goal is to make sure you get the care and support you need to stay active, and to enjoy the people you love.
Neurological Care: The Fletcher Allen Approach
At Fletcher Allen, we believe in delivering our patients both experience and compassion. Our team includes many nationally recognized specialists, but you will find them to be approachable and caring. Our experts take the time to listen to you and carefully explain your treatment options.
We offer care that is:
Collaborative - We believe treating complex neurological conditions requires a team of specialists – from neurologists and neurosurgeons, to neuroradiologists and rehabilitation providers. Our experts work together to deliver the most comprehensive treatment possible.
Expert - Many of our specialists are nationally known for their expertise. Our department includes many national and regional centers of excellence for movement disorders, multiple sclerosis and sleep disorders.
Compassionate - We do not just look at your particular disease or disorder. We consider its affect on your psychological well being, as well as your caregivers and families, to make sure we design treatments and offer support services that fit your exact needs.
Evidence-based - As a university hospital, our treatments and services are guided and by education and research. Many of our physicians participate in clinical studies to help develop new treatments for conditions such as multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, Parkinson’s, ALS and myasthenia gravis.
Advanced - We use the latest knowledge and techniques available today, such as advanced MRI of the brain and deep brain stimulation, a newer treatment for Parkinson’s and essential tremor.
Neurological Conditions We Treat
We diagnose and treat the full spectrum of neurological conditions, from headaches and sleep problems to stroke and neuromuscular disorders. Learn more about our expertise in the following areas: