Neurology & Stroke Care
For neurology and stroke care, rely on the highly skilled and experienced neurologists, neurosurgeons and medical experts from many specialties at Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. We work together to deliver the professional care you expect for the health of your brain, spinal cord, nerves and nervous system.
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare's neurology experts offer a full range of diagnostic screenings and tests, services and treatments, and the latest in advanced technology to provide top-quality care for your particular neurological needs. Choose one of our many locations for exceptional care close to home.
Nationally Recognized Stroke Care
Three of our hospitals — Elmbrook Memorial, St. Francis and St. Joseph — are accredited by The Joint Commission, an independent national healthcare certification agency, as Advanced Primary Stroke Centers. This means you receive the most complete and up-to-date care from the time we start your treatment all the way through your return home.
Explore neurology and stroke in our online Health Library.
At Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, you have access to a comprehensive network that provides the special tools and expertise to address a wide range of neurologic conditions and diseases—from Alzheimer’s and epilepsy to brain tumors, multiple sclerosis, stroke and more. And if you need neuropsychology services, neurosurgery, rehabilitation or support, we can help.
Tests & Diagnosis
Among the services we offer for neurologic testing and diagnosis, you’ll find:
- Brainstem auditory evoked response with threshold (BAER)
- Computed tomography (CT) imaging
- Electroencephalogram (EEG)
- Video Electroencephalogram
- Electromyography (EMG)
- Evoked potentials – auditory (AEP), somatosensory (SSEP), visual (VEP)
- Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
- Nerve conduction studies (NCS)
- Nuclear medicine
- Positron emission tomography (PET) imaging
In addition to neurosurgery, you’ll find a wide range of treatments for neurologic conditions at Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, including:
- Botox injections for headaches
- Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)
- Epilepsy/seizure surgery
- Infusion therapy
- Intrathecal baclofen therapy
- Nutrition counseling
- Plasmapheresis therapy
- Rehabilitation services and support
- Vagus Nerve Stimulator (VNS)
Learn more about neurologic conditions we treat, tests and diagnosis, services and treatments, rehabilitation and support and pain management at Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare.
Outpatient Center for Neurological Disorders
At Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare – St. Francis, a new outpatient center houses the Center for Neurological Disorders, a Neurological Rehabilitation Center, a Sleep Disorders Center and physician offices in one convenient location.
Request an appointment at the Center for Neurological Disorders.