WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center

WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center

WJMC - Neurosciences
WJMC - Neurosciences

  • West Jeff Heroes







Neuroscience Leadership:



Neurosurgery Services and
Neurologist – New Orleans

  Contact Us:
  - Culicchia Neurological Clinic: 504.340.6976
  - Executive Director of Neuroscience: 504.349.2451

The Neuroscience department is a collaboration between West Jefferson and the Neurosurgery and Neurology divisions of Culicchia Neurological Center. Together we’re committed to changing lives, advancing medicine and improving access at the highest level of care. We offer a premier multidisciplinary approach to treat a variety of brain, skull, spine and nerve conditions. We have specialty-trained doctors, nurses and staff on-site 24 hours a day, seven days a week to read diagnostic tests, monitor patients, and provide neurology and neurosurgery services for adults and children.


Level II – Advanced Primary Stroke Center

  • 2015 Target: Stroke Honor Roll-Elite: American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
  • 2014 Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get with the Guidelines
  • 2012 Health Grades: 5-Star Rated in Spine Surgery

Neurosurgery Services

  • Carpal tunnel
  • Chiari malformations
  • Deep brain stimulation
  • Endovascular neurosurgery
  • General neurosurgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intrinsic brain tumors
  • Minimally invasive neurosurgery
  • Neuroendovascular
  •  Neuro-oncology Specialist - Dr. Aaron Mammoser, MD
  • Neurosurgical oncology
  • Neurovascular malformations
  • Neuro trauma & neuro critical care
  • Pain and spasticity
  • Pediatric neurosurgery
  • Peripheral nerve
  • Skull base tumors
  • Spine surgery
  • Traumatic brain injury surgical treatment
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Vascular neurosurgery

Neurology Services

  • Epilepsy
  • General neurology
  • Headache medicine
  • Memory disorders/dementia
  • Movement disorders
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Neuromuscular disorders
  • Neuromuscular medicine
  • Neuro-ophthalmology
  • Sleep medicine
  • Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Research Imaging


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