Neurology

Sofia was frightened when doctors diagnosed her daughter, Gianna, with a form of epilepsy caused by a brain tumor. Goryeb Children’s Hospital, however, gave her much needed hope. Using a high-tech monitoring system, our specialists determined that Gianna’s seizures were not coming from areas of the brain that controlled vital functions, which made her a good candidate for surgery. Gianna is now seizure-free thanks to the operation and according to her surgeon, has a very good chance of staying that way for the rest of her life. Read more of her story >



Neurology Programs and Screenings


Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available. Adults 65 and older who are looking to stay well with age may benefit from events labeled “New Vitality.”

Stroke Support Group
This group is for stroke survivors and their caregivers.
Third Thursday of the month; 1:00 to 3:00pm
Atlantic Rehabilitation, 6 Saddle Road, Cedar Knolls, NJ
 
After Stroke – Sharing with Families Support Group
Stroke survivors will discuss what you can experience during stroke rehabilitation, available services and ways to make a smooth transition home.
Atlantic Rehabilitation, 6 Saddle Road, Cedar Knolls, NJ
 
Stroke Caregiver’s Meeting
Anyone caring for a stroke survivor can receive mutual support and encouragement.
Third Thursday of every month, 2:00 to 3:00pm
Atlantic Rehabilitation, 6 Saddle Road, Cedar Knolls, NJ
 
Craniofacial and Plagiocephaly Clinic
A team of pediatric specialists will evaluate patients with craniofacial conditions and plagiocephaly. It is recommended that you contact your insurance provider for pre-approval; appointments are required.

 
  • Craniofacial Clinic
    Third Friday of each month, 9:00am to Noon

     
  • Plagiocephaly Clinic
    Second Friday of each month, Noon to 3:00pm
    Third Friday of each month, Noon to 3:00pm
Goryeb Children’s Hospital at Morristown Medical Center, 2nd Floor Conference Room
For more information and to schedule an appointment, please call 973-971-8585.
 
Pediatric Brain and Spine Tumor Clinic
Pediatric neurospecialists and oncologists provide services at this clinic.
Second Friday of each month, 9:00am to Noon
Valerie Fund Children’s Center at Goryeb Children’s Hospital at Morristown Medical Center
For more information and to schedule an appointment, please call 973-971-6720.
 
Chambers Center by PALM Health
Our state-of-the-art, personalized medicine clinic and wellness club offers a comprehensive range of medical, preventive care, mental health, fitness, nutrition, spa and therapeutic services designed to improve overall well-being. Learn more >


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