Your heartbeat, memory, taste, sight and touch, are determined and coordinated through your nervous system. The nervous system is composed of two major subsystems; the central nervous system, which consists of the brain and spinal cord, controlling thought, behavior, and movement; and the peripheral nervous system, which relays information to the central nervous system, transmitting messages to muscles and glands.
Riverside is Hampton Roads' leading provider of inpatient and outpatient neurological services, specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorders. With a staff of highly-trained neurologists, and using state of the art technology such as the CT-128 slice scanner, Gamma Knife and Synergy S, Riverside patients receive world class, specialized care for neurological disorders and conditions.
Here are some of the most commonly treated neurological conditions: