Brain & Spine Care
When you or a loved one experience a condition affecting your brain, spine or nervous system, trust the specialists at Avera for comprehensive diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitation services. You’ll find everything in one convenient location.
Avera Brain & Spine Institute
Choose the Avera Brain & Spine Institute for expert, coordinated neuroscience care. You’ll enjoy our integrated, patient-centered focus and private rooms specially designed for neurologic care. In addition, you’ll find educational information and a wide range of services that support your family and make your stay more comfortable.
Neurological Conditions We Treat
Turn to the neurology professionals at Avera to care for:
Learn more about brain and spine health through the Neuroscience Center in our online health library.
Expert Brain & Spine Care
You or your loved one will benefit from our years of training and experience with conditions of the brain, spine and nervous system—in fact, we perform more than 700 major neurological surgeries each year. And you’ll appreciate our compassionate, team-based approach to care. Your Avera brain and spine care team includes neurologists, neurosurgeons, rehabilitation professionals, neuroradiologists, nurses and therapists specially trained in neuroscience.
Comprehensive Neuroscience Treatments & Services
Work with Avera specialists to create a coordinated care plan tailored to your needs. You’ll receive the least invasive and most advanced treatments first. Take advantage of services such as:
Distinctive Stroke Care
After a stroke, rely on Avera for the high-quality, individualized care that will help you or your loved one achieve better outcomes. Excellent results reflect our designation as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center—the region’s first facility certified by The Joint Commission, the nation’s leading independent health care accrediting agency.
Learn more about stroke services at Avera or use our online assessment to discover your risk for stroke.
Integrated Medical Care & Rehabilitation Services
Depend on Avera for 24/7 coordinated, integrated medical and rehabilitation services after a brain injury or stroke. The neurological rehabilitation program at Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). That means you can expect high-quality, personalized, multidisciplinary care that fits your or your loved one’s needs and preferences.