Neurological Specialty Care

Brain Aneurysm

A cerebral aneurysm is a bulging or stretched area of a blood vessel in the brain.


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Dystonia

Dystonia is a group of brain (neurological) conditions that cause involuntary muscle contractions, which force the body into abnormal, sometimes painful, movements and positions.


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Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a neurological condition that produces brief disturbances in the normal electrical functions of the brain.


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Essential Tremors

Essential tremor is a nervous system disorder causing an involuntary shaking movement that is repeated over and over.


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Headache Care

Everyone suffers from headaches from time to time, and not all of them require medical attention.


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Huntington's Disease

Huntington's disease is a rare condition that causes the progressive breakdown (degeneration) of nerve cells in the brain.


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Movement Disorders

Movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease are debilitating neurological conditions that affect the speed, fluency, quality and ease of movement.


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Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis (or MS) is a chronic, often disabling disease that attacks the central nervous system.


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Neurology

At Fletcher Allen, we provide comprehensive, compassionate care for patients with neurological disorders and diseases.


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Neuromuscular Care

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), often referred to as "Lou Gehrig's Disease," and other neuromuscular disorders are progressive, neurodegenerative diseases that affect the nerve cells that control muscle movement.


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Neurosurgery

Neurological diseases are conditions affecting the nervous system, including the brain, spinal cord and nerves.


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Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson’s disease is a progressive brain disorder affecting as many as one million people in the United States.


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Spasticity

Spasticity is a movement disorder that causes stiff muscles.


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Spinal Stenosis

Back pain could be spinal stenosis, a condition where the spinal canal – the protective area that houses the spinal cord – narrows, placing pressure on the spinal cord or spinal nerves.


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Stroke Care

Stroke Care at Fletcher AllenA stroke happens every 40 seconds in the U.S with 780,000 Americans suffering a new or recurrent stroke each year, and it’s the third cause of death following heart disease and cancer.


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Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal neuralgia (also called tic douloureux) is a chronic pain condition affecting the trigeminal nerve, which is responsible for most facial sensation.


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