Neurological Care

Doctors Medical Center is the only comprehensive stroke center in the region, from Sacramento to Bakersfield. Our rapid response team can rapidly implement synchronized stroke alert protocols, significantly improving patient outcomes.

Our dedicated Neuro Critical Care Unit treats more than just strokes. Our Neuro Critical Care Nurses are certified in Trauma Nursing Care, Pediatrics Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, and the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale.

The neurosurgeons of the Darroch Brain and Spine Institute are trained in diagnosing and treating all types of back, spine, or neurological pains, conditions, or injuries. We employ Deep Brain Stimulation to treat Parkinson’s disease, treat aneurysms and much more.

The following list is just a small sample of neurological conditions we treat:

  • Arteriovenous malformation (AVM)
  • Brain aneurysm
  • Brain tumor
  • Carotid artery stenosis
  • Cavernous angioma
  • Cavernous malformation
  • Cerebral concussion/contusion
  • Chiari malformations
  • Concussion
  • Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson’s and Essential Tremor
  • Dystonia
  • Epidural hematoma
  • Head injury
  • Migraines/Headache
  • Pituitary tumor treatment
  • Seizures
  • Skull fracture
  • Stroke (hemorrhagic)
  • Stroke (ischemic)
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage (traumatic)
  • Subdural hematoma (acute and chronic)
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Treatment of degenerative disorders
  • Treatment or removal of tumors
  • Tremors
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