Why Choose Yale-New Haven Hospital for Neurological Care?

Our neurologists and neurosurgeons have always worked together to offer patients, their families and their referring physicians the finest care and most promising options available for every neurosurgical and neurological condition. Their expertise in the screening, diagnosis and treatment of complex brain and spine disorders offers patients a substantial breadth and depth of expertise rarely found in one medical institution.

Capabilities, Resources and Care

Yale-New Haven Hospital Neurosciences offers comprehensive services, a wide variety of treatment options, the most advanced diagnostic technologies, and specialized facilities for outpatient and inpatient care. Our advanced resources are supported by highly qualified, multidisciplinary teams that coordinate and customize care to meet each patient's unique needs.

Performance and Patient Outcomes

Nothing about a neurosciences center speaks louder than performance and patient outcomes. Statistics can't offer guarantees, but they are a good indication of how a center ranks among competitors. It is always a good idea to ask for and review data on performance and outcomes before choosing a center. A qualified center will have independent performance reviews, evaluations, and reports readily available. They should also be eager to discuss the numbers with you.

Patient Experience and Satisfaction

When it comes to measuring the quality of care and service, we turn to the people who know best: our patients.

Based on years of surveying everything from courtesy to cleanliness, our neurology and neurosurgery care units consistently rate among the highest with our patients.

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Research and Teaching

Yale-New Haven Hospital is the primary teaching hospital for Yale School of Medicine where medicine's brightest minds use decades of experience in diagnosing and treating diseases of the brain and spine to care for patients and supervise the advanced training of doctors.

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A History of Innovation

Hospitals with a reputation for innovation often attract the most highly skilled professionals. Over the years, the Neurosciences at Yale-New Haven Hospital has welcomed an impressive list of pioneering neuroscience specialists, which include neurosurgeons, neurologists, neuro-interventionalists, neuro-oncologists, neuropsychologists and neuroradiologists.

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When choosing a neurosciences center, be sure to consider how convenient its location is for you, your caregivers, and loved ones to visit. Proximity to major highways and cities, distance to affiliate hospitals and organizations, convenience of parking, and area accommodations can be important factors when making your decision.