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Brain and spine care in Jacksonville

Ascension Medical Group St. Vincent's neurologists and neurosurgeons in Jacksonville, Florida, deliver care for brain and spine disorders.

In Northeast Florida, our neurology care team has offices conveniently located throughout the region. The doctors at Ascension Medical Group St. Vincent's provide compassionate, personalized care for back and neck pain, seizures, balance disorders, degenerative spine disease, and more.

Brain and spine disorders can affect your physical and emotional health. Our team listens to understand you and your health concerns. Then, we work with you to create a care plan that's right for you. Our neurologic care team diagnoses and treats many conditions, including:

  • Alzheimer's and other types of dementia
  • Back and neck pain, including radiating nerve pain
  • Balance disorder
  • Brain aneurysm
  • Brain tumor
  • Epilepsy and seizure
  • Facial nerve problem
  • Head and neck trauma
  • Headache and migraine
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Nerve disorders
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Stroke

Neurosurgery for spine and brain conditions

We understand that being diagnosed with a brain or spine condition can be stressful. Our neurosurgeons are here to answer your questions. We listen to understand you and your health concerns. Then, we work with you to create a care plan that's right for you. We provide advanced surgical treatments and when possible, use minimally invasive techniques to help speed up your recovery.

Our experienced neurosurgeons treat brain and spine conditions. We provide neurosurgical trauma care for injuries. And we offer treatment options for spinal infections, degenerative disc disease, congenital anomalies and more, including:

  • Brain tumor, AVM, aneurysm
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Chronic back pain
  • Epilepsy
  • Facet joint syndrome
  • Herniated disc
  • Neck pain
  • Scoliosis (curve of the spine)
  • Spinal infection or tumor
  • Spine stenosis
  • Trigeminal neuralgia

Minimally invasive neurosurgical treatments

Our experienced surgical team monitors your nerves during surgery to help reduce the risk of nerve damage. Neurosurgical procedures may include:

  • Brain biopsy and tumor removal
  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Cervical (neck) surgery and spinal fusion
  • Deep brain stimulation
  • Kyphoplasty to repair small spinal fractures due to osteoporosis
  • Mid and low-back surgery with or without disc replacement or lumbar interbody fusion
  • Spinal cord stimulator implanted to help control chronic pain

For brain and spine cancer care, our neurosurgeons and oncologists work together to deliver targeted oncology treatments. Our radiosurgery technology helps remove the tumor and avoid healthy brain or spine tissue. Ascension St. Vincent's provides supportive cancer services close to home.

Our neurosurgeons also specialize in treating brain disorders and spinal injuries. When it comes to brain and spine health, our goal is to help relieve your pain and restore function to help improve your quality of life.

The Joint Commission, a premier healthcare accreditation organization in the U.S., certifies Ascension St. Vincent's Riverside and Ascension St. Vincent's Southside as Centers of Excellence for spine care.

Healthgrades cites Ascension St. Vincent's Riverside in the Top 100 hospitals for spine surgery.

If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, go to the ER or call 911.