UF Health Neurology – Jacksonville offers comprehensive care
for brain and nerve disorders. The department includes a nationally recognized team
of faculty neurologists of the University
of Florida Department of Neurology who are part of the multidisciplinary
UF Health Neuroscience Institute – Jacksonville.
By participating in numerous national and international research projects and investing
in the most sophisticated technology available, the institute offers state-of-the-art
diagnostic, therapeutic and rehabilitative neurologic services.
UF neurologists work alongside neurosurgeons, neurosurgical
speech-language pathologists, ophthalmologists,
pain medicine physicians,
rehabilitation services and other specialists to provide comprehensive care.
The department plays a key role in some of the region's premiere medical programs,
including a stroke program which received the Gold Seal
of Approval from the Joint Commission and was the first program in North Florida
to receive accreditation from the Agency for Health Care Administration as a Comprehensive
Stroke Center. The department also offers dedicated programs for
epilepsy, movement disorders/Parkinson's
disease, multiple sclerosis,
neuromuscular disease and sleep disorders.