Neurosciences

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Addressing Your Unique Needs


Hackensack University Medical Center’s Neuroscience Institute brings together clinical experts, advanced technology, innovative treatments, and patient-centered care to effectively manage and treat conditions of the brain, spine, and nervous system.

Working Collaboratively to Address Your Unique Needs


Hackensack University Medical Center’s Neuroscience Institute brings together clinical experts, advanced technology, innovative treatments, and patient-centered care to effectively manage and treat conditions of the brain, spine, and nervous system. Lead by the renowned neurologist, researcher and professor, Dr. Florian P. Thomas, the Neuroscience Institute is comprised of specialists in neurology, neurosurgery, neuro-immunology, neuro-oncology, neuropsychology, movement disorders and neuropathy who offer the latest approaches for patients facing a neurological condition or injury. Here, we take an interdisciplinary approach to your care; working collaboratively to address your unique needs, ensuring comprehensive and patient-centered treatment.

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Innovative Treatments


Neurosurgery

For patients with conditions of the brain, spine, or nervous system, world-class care can make all the difference. Our surgeons offer expertise in consultation, diagnosis, and treatment for all neurosurgical problems

A Leader in the Provision of Care

Deep Brain Stimulation

Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) is a surgical treatment for Parkinson’s Disease, essential tremor and dystonia. It has been FDA approved in the US since 1997 and there have been over 85,000 implants performed worldwide for the treatment of movement disorders.

An FDA Approved Surgical Treatment

Stroke

Stroke is the leading cause of long-term disability and the third leading cause of death in the United States. Every minute counts once the onset of stroke symptoms begins.

When it Comes to Stroke...Every Second Counts

Spine and Neurosurgery

From neck and back pain to brain tumors, spine injuries, and nervous system conditions, Hackensack University Medical Center’s Department of Neurosurgery offers a world-class team.

World Class Care