Patients seeking a neurologist can find world-class physicians and state-of-the-art care at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) in Boston. Our multidisciplinary team strives to provide patient-focused medical care for the entire spectrum of neurological diseases.

At BWH, each neurologist is part of a collaborative team that provides patients with all the care they need in a single location, delivering a greater measure of safety, convenience and satisfaction. Your BWH neurologist has access to the largest neuroscience intensive care unit New England, to state-of-the-art facilities that are designed to accommodate patients with physical limitations, and to researchers whose work has advanced the understanding and treatment of a variety of neurological disorders.

Conditions treated by a neurologist at BWH

A BWH neurologist can provide of diagnosis and treatment for the entire spectrum of neurological diseases. Our services include:

  • Cancer neurology
  • Cognitive and behavioral neurology, including Alzheimer's disease diagnosis
  • Epilepsy and seizure disorders
  • General neurology
  • Global neurology
  • Headache and facial pain, including migraine treatment
  • Hospital neurology
  • Movement disorders
  • Multiple sclerosis and neuroimmunology
  • Neuromuscular diseases
  • Neuro critical care
  • Neuro infectious diseases
  • Neuro-ophthalmology
  • Performing arts clinic
  • Sleep disorders
  • Stroke and cerebrovascular diseases
  • Women's neurology

The neurologist as educator and researcher

Every neurologist at BWH is also a faculty member at Harvard Medical School, where they teach and train many of the nation's future neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuro-oncologists, psychiatrists and other specialists. The Department of Neurology also sponsors one of the largest and most productive neurological research enterprises in the world. The efforts of this multidisciplinary group of neurologists and scientists have contributed to our understanding of neurological disease mechanisms and to the development of advanced treatment for brain disorders.

Find a neurologist

To schedule an appointment with a BWH neurologist, please call 1-800-294-9999 or fill out an online request appointment form. If you are a physician who would like to refer a patient, please call our referral coordinator at 1-800-MD-TO-BWH.

Patients at BWH may consult with a neurologist at many locations throughout the greater Boston area, including our main campus in Boston, at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital in Jamaica Plain, at the Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center, at Mass General Brigham Healthcare Center (22 Patriot Place, Foxborough), and at South Shore Hospital or South Shore Neurology Associates in South Weymouth.

You may also use the Find a Doctor feature on the BWH website to search for a neurologist near you, as well as physicians with other specialties such as neurosurgery and treatment of Alzheimer's disease symptoms, or to identify a neurologist who can to administer an EMG test.

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