Neurology & Neurosurgery
Compassionate, innovative neurological and neurosurgical services at Methodist Richardson
Do you suffer from back pain or neck pain? Independently practicing physicians on the Methodist Richardson Medical Center medical staff can provide evaluations and treatment for a variety of neurological disorders including back pain and injury, stroke, brain tumors, and aneurysms.
Neurosurgery and Spinal Surgery
The neurosurgeons on the medical staff at Methodist Richardson Medical Center perform a wide range of minimally invasive and complex procedures including brain and spine surgery to diagnose and treat patients with neurological disorders including back pain and neck pain and spinal disorders and spinal cord injury.
See a list of neurosurgical conditions treated and neurosurgical procedures at Methodist Richardson.
The Shaped Beam SurgeryTM program at Methodist Richardson Cancer Center was the first in the Southwest and seventh in the United States to offer Novalis® Shaped Beam technology. Novalis is a revolutionary, noninvasive procedure that allows physicians to treat tumors of the brain, head and neck, prostate, lung, liver and spine with high-does radiation while minimizing harm to surrounding healthy tissue.
The Sleep Disorders Center was designed to help diagnose sleep apnea and other sleep disorders. Advanced equipment allows accurate measurement and simultaneous monitoring of the heart, brain waves, muscle activity, blood/oxygen levels and breathing throughout the night. The Center is one of only a handful of labs in North Texas to be accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).
Pain Management Program
The Pain Management Program at Methodist Richardson provides diagnostic and interventional pain management services for both inpatient and outpatient testing. We use the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic technologies for pain-focuses medical care available to the community we serve. The pain management program is designed to help individuals suffering from chronic and debilitating pain. The pain management program is overseen by board-certified pain management physicians.
Methodist Richardson Medical Center has been designated an Advanced Primary Stroke Centers by The Joint Commission and the American Stroke Association. The Advanced Primary Stroke Certification recognizes stroke care programs that follow national standards and guidelines that can significantly improve outcomes for stroke patients.
Texas law prohibits hospitals from practicing medicine. The physicians on the Methodist Health System medical staff are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Methodist Health System.