Neurology Services and Treatment

The Department of Neurology at Montefiore Medical Center offers diagnostic testing and comprehensive care for a broad range of neurological conditions.

Our subspecialty programs include:

The Epilepsy In-Patient Monitoring Unit is one of six specially designated epilepsy centers in the state of New York. Whether a patient had seizures as a child or began having them as an adult, this monitoring unit will diagnose a patient's specific type of epilepsy and develop an integrated treatment strategy that no other facility can offer. Learn more about the Epilepsy In-Patient Monitoring Unit.

The Headache Center is dedicated to diagnosing and treating headache disorders. More than half a century old, it was the first facility of its kind in the world. Learn more about the Headache Center.

The Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Clinical Care and Research Center was also the first of its kind in the world and has served as a model for many other centers that study multiple sclerosis.

The Sleep-Wake Disorders Center is the first center dedicated to sleep-wake disorders to be accredited by the American Sleep Disorders Association. The Center provides outstanding clinical care to patients with disorders that affect the sleep-wake cycle such as sleepwalking, narcolepsy and insomnia. Learn more about the Sleep-Wake Disorders Center.

The Aging and Dementia Program, another first of its kind worldwide, is devoted to finding the best possible care for patients with degenerative disorders usually associated with aging, such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases.

The Neuromuscular Disease Center specializes in diagnosing and treating complex diseases of the muscles and nerves such as carpal tunnel syndrome, muscular dystrophy and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Learn more about the Neuromuscular Disease Center.