Neurological Care

At HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest, we offer customized treatment for brain and neurological conditions, including specialized stroke care and brain surgery. Our team consists of expert neurosurgeons, neurologists, neuro-interventional radiologists and pathologists all specially trained to provide unique care. Our staff uses advanced techniques to provide accurate diagnoses, treatment for long-term health conditions and intervention solutions to prevent the progression of your condition.

Our comprehensive services include treatment of conditions affecting the:

Brain

  • Tumors and trauma
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intracranial & subarachnoid hemorrhages
  • Intraventricular hemorrhages
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhages
  • Subdural hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Trauma
  • Infections
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Facial spasm
  • Complex tumor of the skull base
  • Movement disorders
  • Seizures

Vascular system

  • Aneurysms
  • Arteriovenous malformations
  • Cavernous malformations
  • Spinal vascular malformations
  • Carotid stenosis
  • Dural AV fistulas
  • Acute ischemic stroke
  • Vasculitis

Peripheral nerves

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Ulnar neuropathy
  • Occipital neuralgia
  • Peroneal nerve entrapment
  • Radial nerve entrapment
  • Brachial plexus injury

Neurological tests and screenings

Finding the source of a brain or neurological condition is the first step towards diagnosis and treatment. At Houston Northwest Medical Center, we offer a wide range of tests and screenings through our fully equipped imaging center. Common tests and screenings we perform include:

  • Neurological examination
  • Brain scans
  • Computed tomography (CT)
  • Discography
  • Intrathecal contrast-enhanced CT scan
  • Laboratory screening tests
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Ultrasound imaging
  • X-rays

Neurological treatments and procedures

Our physicians and specialists are dedicated to providing individualized treatment and rehabilitation plans to get you on the road to recovery. We take great pride in restoring good health in patients with brain and neurological conditions, including stroke and stroke prevention. Some common treatments that we provide for brain and neurological conditions include:

  • Pain management
  • Craniotomy and discectomy
  • Disc replacement
  • Mechanical thrombectomy for acute stroke
  • Movement disorder treatment
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Pituitary/brain tumor resection
  • Seizure work-up and treatment
  • Spinal fusions and decompression
  • Stenting
  • Angioplasty
  • Treatment for brain abscess/ infection
To find out more about our neurological care, please call (281) 318-4260.