Offering renewed hope to those with conditions related to the brain and nervous system
| Carolyn Rose
Imagine waking up one morning and the entire right side of your body was paralyzed. That happened to Carolyn Rose, but her spirit is soaring and her journey back to health is inspiring. Read more of Carolyn's story at: nothingshallbeimpossible.com
At Saint Thomas Health, our team of nationally recognized neurologists and neurosurgeons deliver compassionate, individualized care to patients and families affected by neurological conditions, such as stroke, brain tumors, Parkinson's disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Alzheimer's, sleep disorders, headaches, epilepsy and more. We deliver renewed hope and improved quality of life for our patients by utilizing the most advanced technologies for diagnosis and treatment and providing access to comprehensive rehabilitation programs and clinical research.
Dedicated to providing integrated, individualized care, our team works to facilitate communication among caregivers and streamline access to specialists, therapists and resources in our hospitals and throughout the community. More importantly, we view patients and families as integral members of the health care team. We encourage their active involvement in both care delivery and long-term planning for improved outcomes.
Saint Thomas Health Neurosciences specializes in the treatment of:
THE UNITY SYSTEM
At Saint Thomas West Hospital, our Unity System
offers the first fully-integrated neurosurgical center of its kind in the United States for treating brain tumors. Unity includes the newest imaging and treatment technologies to seamlessly create a virtual operating room where physicians can join together and work in real-time as a unified team to determine the best treatment plan for the patient, even the most complicated brain cancer and tumor cases.
The Joint Commission has recognized Saint Thomas West, Saint Thomas Midtown and Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospitals for their treatment of stroke by awarding each of them Primary Stroke Center Certification.
SAINT THOMAS WEST Accomplishments
- 5 Star Rated for the Treatment of Stroke
- #2 in Tennessee for the Treatment of Stroke
- Top 10% in Nation for Treatment of Stroke
- Stroke Center of Excellence
- Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center
Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital Offers:
- 24/7 Neurohospitalist Coverage
- 24/7 Neurosurgery Coverage
- 24/7 Interventional Neuroendovascular Coverage
- Neuro-Surgical/Surgical Intensive Care Unit