WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center

WJMC - West Jefferson Medical Center

WJMC - Neurosurgery HealthGrades Award 2011-2013
WJMC - Neurosciences
WJMC - Neurosciences

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Neurology Services and Neurologist – New Orleans

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  504.349.1786 or 504.349.1789

The Neurosciences program at West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC) offers a patient-focused approach to care across several areas including neurology, neurosurgery, neuro-radiology and neuro-oncology. Physicians provide quality care in the areas of spine, brain tumors, and stroke care as well as motion disorders. Local patients come to West Jefferson Medical Center to find a qualified neurologist. New Orleans physicians from WJMC are committed to patient care and recovery.

As a result of professionalism and achievements in the field of neurology, the staff received the 2012 Neurosurgery Excellence Award from Healthgrades, which is a leading source of ratings and comprehensive information about doctors and hospitals. West Jefferson Medical Center was ranked within the top 5 hospitals in the state of Louisiana for neurosurgery and neurosciences while being the top 10% in the nation for neurology. Healthgrades also awarded the hospital a 5-star rating for Neurosurgery

Excellence in spine surgery was a factor in receiving this award. The spine care team focuses on non-invasive procedures often decreasing down time. From neurological surgery to complex spinal surgery, the team at WJMC treats a variety of spinal injuries, as well as trauma and tumors.

WJMC offers cutting-edge stroke care including diagnosis, neuro-interventional radiology and rehabilitation. WJMC offers comprehensive care and treatment for brain tumors utilizing the CyberKnife® tool, which is a non-invasive alternative to surgery for tumors anywhere in the body by delivering a beam of radiation to tumors.

WJMC physicians are helping patients with Parkinson’s and other tremor disorders by providing alternative treatments such as deep brain stimulation.

With a WJMC neurologist, New Orleans residents will receive personalized treatment and diagnosis that has been nationally acclaimed and recognized. The compassionate and experienced staff and physicians strive to give excellent medical treatment and care to the people of New Orleans and surrounding areas.