Advanced treatment for nervous system disorders

Patients can get advanced treatment for the most complex disorders affecting the nervous system through the Neurosciences Program at McAllen Medical Center. This includes disorders of the brain, neck and spine. Our neurosurgeons and endovascular physicians use advanced technology and innovative treatments to help patients better manage their conditions and get the most out of life.

For more information about the Neurosciences Program, call 956-632-4944 (stroke) or 956-632-4282 (neurosurgery).

Our specialties include:

Endovascular Stroke Treatment

McAllen Medical Center is a certified Level II Primary Stroke Facility and is designated by the Texas Department of State Health Services. It is also a Joint Commission-certified primary stroke facility. We provide endovascular stroke treatment, which is less invasive than traditional surgery. Our endovascular physicians perform minimally invasive image-guided neurosurgical procedures to treat disorders of the brain, head, neck and spine.

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Our neurosurgeons diagnose and treat patients with injuries or diseases of the nervous system, which includes the brain, spine and peripheral nerves.

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Neurocritical Care

Our neurocritical care physicians provide intensive care management of patients with critical neurologic illnesses, neurological complications of systemic illnesses, and neurological emergencies. This includes a massive stroke, bleeding in or around the brain, brain tumors, brain trauma, severe seizures, nerve and muscle diseases, spinal cord disorders and cardiopulmonary complications of brain injury.