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Avera Brain & Spine Institute

Plaza 2
1301 S. Cliff Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
(605) 322-7270

Why Choose Us

Avera Neuroscience Institute

Why Choose Avera Brain & Spine Institute

Why do Physicians and patients choose Avera Neuroscience Institute?

  • We have the region's FIRST JCAHO (Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospital Organizations) certified stroke program
  • CARF-accredited (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) for brain injury, stroke and comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation
  • A comprehensive suite of programs all in one location with coordinators for each program in an integrated care model with patient-centered vision
  • The region's only Autonomic Testing Lab
  • 20 dedicated neuroscience beds
  • Specially-trained neuroscience nursing staff
  • An integrated care model with a patient-centered vision
  • Multidisciplinary team of clinical experts and physicians
  • State-of-the-art Diagnostic Imaging Center

Inpatient Neuroscience Unit

The Avera Brain & Spine Institute established a dedicated neuroscience unit in which patients with neurological and neurosurgical problems can be admitted and cared for by a core of specially trained nursing staff. This unit provides excellence in patient care and enhances patient and family satisfaction.

This unit offers patients and visitors the following features:

  • 20 private rooms (including eight dedicated acute care rooms) designed to accommodate neuroscience patient needs.
  • Specialized neuro therapies.
  • Family-centered focus with access to computers, refreshments and family education services.
  • Complete access to Averavision, our full-service on-demand entertainment service with cable television, music, movies on-demand, hospital information and education.

The Avera Brain & Spine Institute, a division of Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center, provides comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of neurological conditions.

    Neurosurgery Physical Medicine & Rehab Acute Spine Center