MUSC Health has one of the nation’s largest and most experienced teams of neuroscience specialists. Our distinction as South Carolina’s only academic medical center means our doctors offer the most advanced treatments for people with nervous system disorders.
MUSC Health is proud to have earned U.S. News & World Report 2018 – 2019 high-performing hospital designation in Neurology & Neurosurgery.
Quality patient-centered care is our top priority. When you come to MUSC Health for neuroscience services you benefit from:
Whether you need diagnostic services or treatment, are staying overnight or just here for a day, at MUSC Health you receive care in sophisticated facilities featuring the latest technology.
These resources include:
We are dedicated to providing superior, comprehensive and innovative patient care and access for all neurological and head and neck disorders.
We are committed to being a global leader in high quality, innovative, academic healthcare for all neurology, neurosurgery and otolaryngology patients.
Our Brain and Spine Tumor Program provides the highest level of neuro-oncology care. Our specialists are supported by sophisticated facilities, leading technology and breakthrough research.
MUSC Health has the only level 4 (highest designation) epilepsy center in South Carolina. Our specialists work together in leading-edge facilities designed specifically for the needs of people with epilepsy.
We have one of the nation’s largest teams of top stroke and cerebrovascular specialists. Our specialists boast one of the fastest times in the country for treating strokes and restoring blood flow to the brain.
MUSC Health is one of 300 centers worldwide with Gamma Knife radiosurgery expertise. We are experts in advanced noninvasive surgery for brain tumors, vascular malformations, functional disorders, and other abnormalities of the head and neck.
Our doctors are experts at treating all types of head pain, including migraines, cluster headaches and tension headaches. Our comprehensive treatment program includes medication management, lifestyle and dietary changes, Botox injections and surgery.
Our memory disorder specialists use advanced diagnostic tests to identify potential causes of memory loss. We provide expert, compassionate care for people with dementia, Alzheimer’s disease and other cognitive problems.
MUSC Health has the only comprehensive movement disorders program in South Carolina. Our specialists were the first in the state to offer deep brain stimulation for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.
Our team of experts helps people with multiple sclerosis achieve maximum independence via medication therapies, rehabilitative services and clinical trials.
Clinical Neuropsychology is a specialty profession that focuses on how behavior and skills are related to brain structures and systems.
The neurophysiology lab at MUSC Health features the latest technology. Our patients undergo comprehensive diagnostic testing in a comfortable setting.
We have the largest and most experienced team of medical and surgical experts in skull base surgery in the Southeast region. We are first in the nation for the repair of cerebrospinal fluid links and perform a large number of hearing-preservation surgeries for acoustic neuromas (benign inner ear tumors).
We use the latest technologies and medical breakthroughs to treat people who have common conditions like herniated discs, neck pain and lower back pain, to those with more complex problems including spinal tumors, scoliosis and fractures.
To learn more about MUSC Health’s Neuroscience Services or to schedule an appointment, please call 843-792-1414.
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MUSC Health has one of the nation's largest teams of top specialists in neurology, neurosurgery, neurovascular intervention, neuroradiation, and neuro-psychiatry.
In addition to our downtown Charleston location, MUSC Neurosciences physicians and staff also provide services throughout the Lowcountry and beyond. Please see the list below to find a location near you.
To request an appointment, call 843-792-1414.
MUSC Rutledge Tower
135 Rutledge Avenue
Charleston, SC 29425
Hollings Cancer Center
86 Jonathan Lucas Street
Charleston, SC 29425
169 Ashley Avenue
Charleston, SC 29425
East Cooper Medical Pavilion
1600 Midtown Avenue, 2nd floor
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
Wachesaw Medical Center
4367 Riverwood Drive
Murrell's Inlet, SC 29576
North Charleston Medical Pavilion
8992 University Boulevard
North Charleston, SC 29406
Research at MUSC Neurosciences includes basic, translational and investigator initiated clinical studies. Broad research themes include, addiction, aging (Alzheimer's disease), cortical physiology/cognitive disorders (Schizophrenia), demyelinating disorders (Multiple Sclerosis), movement disorders (Parkinson’s disease), neurodegeneration, retinal physiology and stroke.
Please use the links below to contact specific neurosciences research programs at MUSC.
MUSC Neurosciences has established internationally recognized research teams in addiction, aging, movement disorders, neurodegeneration and schizophrenia. In addition, our faculty strongly augment other neuroscience research groups on campus in vision and hearing physiology, spinal cord damage and stroke. This rapid influx of research talent from around the world has created an environment of high positive energy, with scientists who are eager to collaborate with other laboratories and actively mentor pre- and postdoctoral, as well as clinical fellows and residents.
Please use the links below to contact specific neurosciences academic programs at MUSC.