Neurology & Neurosurgery

Neurology & Neurosurgery

There’s great peace of mind knowing that your community hospital has expert resources to care for a range of neurological issues affecting the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles.

And that’s exactly what you’ll find right here at Emerson Hospital.

Notably, you can count on our team of board-certified neurologists and neurosurgeons for close-to-home expertise in these important areas:


Stroke

As a state-designated Primary Stroke Center, we offer around-the-clock stroke care for fast, accurate diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation


Parkinson’s disease

We have comprehensive resources not only for disease management but also for rehabilitation and support


Back and spinal issues

With an emphasis on conservative measures to minimize pain and maximize function


Neuromuscular disorders

Expert diagnosis and management of conditions that impair the functioning of the muscles, including neuropathies and myasthenia gravis 


Pain management

Pain specialists from the Emerson Spine Center perform interventional pain procedures in Emerson’s Clough Surgical Center. 

When neurosurgery is required for patients with spinal, brain or peripheral nerve disorders, Emerson works closely with neurosurgeons at the respected Lahey Clinic. 

Exciting Opportunities for People with Parkinson’s Disease

2/18/2020
For those struggling with mobility issues brought on by Parkinson's disease, Emerson has a number of programs and classes to help improve body awareness, balance and self-confidence.

The Doctor Is In: Sunita Hanjura, MD, on Dementia

9/6/2019
Sunita Hanjura, MD, of Emerson Primary Care of Bedford explains the different methods for diagnosing, treating and coping with dementia.

Navigating the Medical System for Your Loved One with Dementia – July 24

6/20/2019
Join Emerson Hospital’s Care Management team for a free educational program about dementia for families and caregivers on Wednesday, July 24 from 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. at Emerson Hospital.