Neurology and Neurosurgery

Nuvance Health Neuroscience Institute helps you receive the specialized neurological care you need, close to home.

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Brain and nervous system disorders require specialized care that’s also convenient. At Nuvance Health® Neuroscience Institute, you have access to experienced neurology specialists, advanced testing and treatments, with compassionate support. We help people in New York’s Hudson Valley and western Connecticut receive leading therapies without traveling far from home.


We use leading methods, including minimally invasive surgery and advanced imaging, for effective procedures that are gentler on your body. Surgeons work closely with other Nuvance Health specialists to meticulously plan your care. Learn more about neurosurgery
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General Neurology

The team includes skilled neurologists specializing in common and complex conditions, including stroke care, headaches and epilepsy. Learn more about general neurology
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Neuroscience Institute conditions, treatments and services

We perform thorough assessments that get to the source of your symptoms. These efforts lead to a diagnosis and the treatments that are right for you. 

Woman avoids a stroke by getting quick treatment for a carotid dissection

As scary as it was, everyone at Northern Dutchess Hospital and Vassar Brothers Medical Center put me at ease. They focused on me and made me feel comfortable. I am so appreciative of the care I received and grateful for the team I had.

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Eileen Miller

Why Choose Us?

Skilled Surgeons and Advanced Technology

Nuvance Health has pioneered many neurology and neurosurgery “care firsts” in the region. We were among the first programs using surgical robots for better instrument control during spinal fusion procedures. And we are the first comprehensive movement disorder program.
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Neuroscience research and clinical trials

Doctors are ushering in a new era in neurologic disease care through national clinical trials. These efforts give you access to new medications and techniques previously not available in this region.