The Neuroscience Center is a world-class resource for complex neurological disorders.
The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network delivers nationally recognized stroke and neurovascular care to patients of southeast Wisconsin and beyond.
Froedtert Hospital was the first in southeastern Wisconsin certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and is staffed by specialists with extensive experience, plus the latest imaging, technology and tools to provide the most advanced stroke and neurovascular care in the region.
The Froedtert & MCW health network is a founding partner of the Wisconsin Institute of NeuroScience (WINS).
The goal of WINS is to advance neurosciences through world-class clinical care, unique clinical trials, groundbreaking research and innovative education. WINS integrates the extraordinary expertise, resources and clinical experience of our partners — Children’s Wisconsin, the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network, the Medical College of Wisconsin and the Clement J. Zablocki Veterans’ Administrations Medical Center — to deliver leading-edge “lifespan care” for all disorders of the brain and spine through a single source.
Neuroscience Center Specialized Care
The Froedtert & MCW Neuroscience Center has long been a leader in the diagnosis and treatment of complex disorders of the brain, spine and muscle systems.
As the region's only academic medical center, Froedtert & MCW specialists are involved in leading, nationally recognized initiatives geared toward providing the best possible outcomes in our community — improving the quality of life for our neighbors. Many specialty and subspecialty programs and services are offered by the Froedtert & MCW Neuroscience Center including:
- ALS, Lou Gehrig's Disease
- Autonomic Disorders
- Brain and Spine Tumors
- Chiari Malformation
- Memory Disorders Program
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Neuromuscular Disease
- Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Program
- Parkinson's and Movement Disorders
- Pituitary Disorders
- Sleep Disorders Program
- Spasticity Management Program
- Spinal Cord Injury
- SpineCare Program
- Stroke and Neurovascular Program
- Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Research & Clinical Trials
Designated as a major hub in a national network for emergency stroke, seizure, spinal cord and brain injury research.
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International Patient Program
U.S. News & World Report recognizes Froedtert Hospital as high performing in three adult specialties and 16 procedures and conditions. We are here to help international patients arrange for their care at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, Wis.
Get a Second Opinion
Patients diagnosed with many neurovascular conditions can explore additional or alternative treatment options through our Second Opinion Program. Peace of mind and answers to questions can often be found through consultation with our team of stroke and neurovascular specialists.