Neurology and Stroke
Neurology care at Auburn Community Hospital is provided through its affiliate, Neurology Services of Auburn. The hospital, together with Neurology Services of Auburn, has become a designated Stroke Center in conjunction with the University of Rochester’s Strong Memorial Hospital. It is an effort that underlies our commitment to providing the highest level of stroke care to the patients in our community. As a Stroke Center, Auburn Community Hospital has access to all of the technological and professional resources of Strong Memorial Hospital, providing the intense level of care stroke treatment demands, and access to their highly skilled specialists.
Headed by our Neurologist Dr. Ijaz Rashid, our team of medical professionals provides immediate and sustained care to our neurological and stroke patients. This highly skilled team includes our ECU Physicians, Hospitalists, Respiratory Therapist, Laboratory Technician, Pharmacist and Nursing specialists. Together they are available at any time to move quickly to help manage neurological conditions.
Our Neurological Team is prepared to provide the following services in a professional, caring and compassionate manner. These include, but are not limited to:
- Evaluation of neurological disorders such as:
- Headaches and Migraines
- Seizures and Epilepsy
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Alzheimer’s Disease
- Parkinson’s Disease
- Back and Neck Disorders
- Peripheral Neuropathies and other neuromuscular diseases
- EMG (electromyelogram) and nerve conduction studies
- EEG (electroencephalogram) and long-term EEG monitoring
- Management of spasticity dystonia, neck, head and back pain and other central nervous system disorders
The technology used in our inpatient and outpatient facilities, when coupled with the capabilities of Strong Memorial Hospital, represents the latest available anywhere, providing a level of patient care that results in significantly improved outcomes for our patients.
Hours of Operation
Emergency treatment is provided via admission through our hospital Emergency Department 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
For More Information
To request further information about our neurological services please contact us at (315) 255-7011.