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Neuroscience Institute

Brain and Spine

Neuroscience Institute

Home to more than 50 recognized leaders, Rochester Regional Health's Neuroscience Institute is dedicated to providing comprehensive care for a wide range of injuries and diseases affecting the brain, spine, nerves, and muscles. Through a strong core of programs for memory care, stroke, traumatic brain injury, and neurological disorders, we are providing regional care and leadership for national concerns.

Our Neuroscience Services & Treatments

  • Concussion Program

    Concussions can happen to anyone, anywhere – at work, on the field, or on the road. As a traumatic brain injury, if left untreated, a concussion can result in serious, prolonged symptoms. Rochester Regional Health’s Concussion Program is the first in the region designed to treat anyone with a concussion.

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  • General Neurology

    If you are dealing with a brain or nervous system condition or injury, our expert providers are here to help. From migraines to stroke, our compassionate, board-certified neurologists are experienced in diagnosing and treating even the most complex neurological conditions.

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  • Golisano Restorative Neurology & Rehabilitation Center

    People recovering from a serious brain injury or neurological condition have one goal - rebuilding their lives. Our team will be by your side to help you restore as much of your independence as possible, and get you back to doing what you love.

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  • The Memory Center

    Memory loss does not have to mean a loss of hope. Our highly specialized team provides comprehensive care for neurodegenerative conditions affecting the elderly and the aging nervous system.

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  • Neurointerventional Surgery

    The Rochester Regional Health Neurointerventional Surgery Program uses the latest minimally invasive, endovascular approaches to treat vascular conditions of the brain, spine, head, and neck in adults and children.

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  • Neurosurgery

    If your neurological condition requires neurosurgery, you’re in the right hands. The knowledgeable, experienced neurosurgical team at Rochester Regional Health has state-of-the-art technology at their fingertips and exceeds national standards with their excellent neurosurgery outcomes, low complication and infection rates, and shorter hospital stays.

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  • Pediatric Neurology

    Children with neurological disorders or injuries have different needs than adults. Our pediatric neurology services are designed especially for patients from newborn to 21 years old.

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  • Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation

    We offer the largest physical therapy and rehabilitation program in the region, with easily accessible locations and convenient hours designed to fit your schedule.

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  • Spine & Pain Center

    Dedicated to helping our patients relieve pain, restore function, and renew hope, the Spine & Pain Center offers advanced, minimally invasive, diagnostic and therapeutic spine and pain management services.

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  • Stroke Centers

    A stroke is a critical event that requires immediate medical attention by professionals with the right experience. Ranked among the top 1% of the nation for stroke care, our primary and comprehensive stroke centers are dedicated to providing the most advanced stroke care 24/7.

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Healthgrades Neurosciences Excellence Award

Our team at Rochester General Hospital has received the Healthgrades Neurosciences Excellence Award for 4 years in a row (2017-2020) and is among the top 5% in the nation for Neurosciences. We have also been consistently and nationally recognized for stroke and traumatic brain injury treatment.
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Meet Our Neuroscience Team

We prioritize open and effective communication with our patients and referring physicians. We listen carefully to patient concerns to ensure that our patients always have a full understanding of their condition and personalized care plan.

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Neurosciences Care Close to Home

With locations throughout Western and Central New York, including in Rochester, Batavia, and Canandaigua, we are dedicated to providing you the best possible brain, spine, nerve and muscle disease care, close to home.

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7d Surgical System for neurosurgery at Unity Hospital

First in New York State to use 7D Surgical System

Neurosurgeons at Unity Hospital are navigating their way to safer and more accurate spine and brain surgeries.

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First to offer convergent albation

First Comprehensive Concussion Management Program in the Region

We manage all aspects of recovery from a concussion and customize a care plan to your needs so you can recover as completely, quickly and safely as possible.

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First surgical implant of StimRouter in the Region

Our Spine & Pain Center is bringing new, drug-free pain management alternatives to the region.

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