As a Comprehensive Stroke Center, we rapidly assess and treat strokes, focusing on the prevention of permanent brain damage and disability.
Experts at the Spine Center at Miami Neuroscience Institute don't just treat back, neck and spine conditions, they treat you by factoring in your lifestyle and focusing on restoring your function without surgery.
Brain Tumor Program
A brain or spine tumor diagnosis can be one of life's most difficult challenges. The neuro-oncology specialists in the Brain Tumor Program support patients and their families from diagnosis and treatment through recovery.
Christmas Eve was the first time I went to the pool down in Key Largo. I got in the pool and swam a kilometer, 40 lengths, with zero pain. Zero pain and I was thrilled. My advice for anyone who’s in this situation, and who’s being told they need spinal fusion, is to talk to more than one doctor until you find someone that you’re really comfortable with, and be confident that you can have a speedy and easy recovery.
Michael McDermott, M.D., an internationally renowned pioneer in meningioma surgery and Gamma Knife radiosurgery, has joined Baptist Health as chief medical executive of Miami Neuroscience Institute. He brings extensive surgical experience in the most rare and complex cases, advancing neurosurgical techniques and conducting cutting-edge research that has generated more than 400 peer-reviewed publications.
I would recommend the Miami Neuroscience Institute for someone suffering from a brain tumor or another neurological problem,” she says. “Everyone at the Institute took great care of me, but more importantly, they answered all of my questions, which were many. I’ve met so many people who do not let a disease or an illness define them. It changes them, but it doesn’t define who they are, and I find that incredibly inspiring and motivating myself