Conditions We Treat at The Brain Health Center

Together with your nervous system, your brain controls all of your movement, sensation and behavior. The brain is also at the root of a variety of complex mental and neurological disorders that can cause physical and mental challenges. These challenges present opportunities, as well as responsibilities, to develop new techniques and approaches to care—that's where the multidisciplinary team at Emory Brain Health Center excels.

Our teams provide comprehensive treatment for multiple complex conditions, including:

Neurological Conditions

Neurosurgical Conditions 

Psychiatric and Behavioral Conditions

Neurological Conditions

Emory Healthcare Neurology consists of several programs that make it one of the most comprehensive neurology clinics in the nation. Below is a list of the neurological conditions we treat.

Epilepsy
Movement Disorders
General Neurological
  • Balance and falls
  • Bells Palsy
  • Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV)
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Cranial nerve disorder
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Facial Paralysis
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Migraine
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology
Neuroimmunology
  • Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neuromyelitis optica
  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • Sarcoidosis
Neuromuscular Disorders
Sleep
Stroke
Vestibular
  • Balance
  • Dizziness
  • Meniere’s Disease
  • Vertigo

Neurosurgical Conditions

Emory Neurosurgery is one of the leading neurosurgery programs in the nation. Neurological conditions are often highly complex, so it takes a team of doctors trained in specific conditions to provide optimal treatment. Emory neurosurgeons specializes in a particular condition and/or treatment, and then collaborate with other physicians who specialize in different, complementary areas in the neurosciences when caring for patients.

Brain Tumors
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Central nervous system lymphoma
  • Colloid cysts and other intraventricular tumors
  • Gliomas
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic cancer in brain, spine or cerebrospinal fluid
  • Tumors
Epilepsy
Movement Disorders
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Damaged nerves
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
Pituitary Disorders
Stroke, Vascular Malformations & Aneurysms

Psychiatric and Behavioral Conditions

Emory's psychiatric and behavioral specialists treat conditions such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, Schizophrenia, and other mental health and mood disorders.

Adult Psychiatric and Behavioral 
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Grief Reactions
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Phobias
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Treatment Resistant Depression (TRD)
Child, Adolescent and Young Adult Psychiatric and Behavioral
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Phobias
Geriatric Psychiatric and Behavioral 
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depression secondary to movement disorders
  • Grief Reactions
  • Panic Attacks
Inpatient Psychiatric and Behavioral 
  • Schizophrenia
  • Psychosis
  • Substance induced psychosis
Veteran Specific
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Military Sexual Trauma (MST)
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

How Can We Help You Today?

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