URMC Clinical Services
URMC provides a comprehensive set of specialized clinical services for essentially every known neurological disorder.
The URMC Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery are consistently ranked among the top clinical programs in the
nation by U.S. News & World Report.
The Department of Anesthesiology is organized into 14 clinical
divisions, with trained and experienced specialists in each area delivering state-of-the-art, patient-centered care.
Periprocedural care, pain medicine and critical care are integral to the function of the URMC as a multispecialty,
tertiary- and quaternary care medical center recognized throughout the region for clinical excellence.
Comprehensive Stroke Center
UR Medicine's Comprehensive Stroke Center offers world-class treatment and
prevention of stroke, is the region's only Comprehensive Stroke Center and has the area’s only dedicated
Neuromedicine Intensive Care Unit. This is a collaborative Neuromedicine venture, between the departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery, our stroke, cerebrovascular
and endovascular program aims to provide our area with the most comprehensive stroke care possible, thus ensuring
patients don't become another statistic.
Highland Hospital, Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation Services at Highland Hospital is dedicated to
providing high quality, individualized, and effective interventions aimed at promoting both patient safety and a
return to independent function.
Integrative Medicine (IM) will include exciting programs that facilitate mind-brain-body communication and promote a
state of well-being, mindfulness, engagement, and motivation. Our concept is to develop a novel therapeutic approach
that combines two central aspects of IM: energy and alignment. We will use both traditional approaches (e.g., yoga
and acupuncture) and novel therapies (e.g., mindfulness, educational psychology, simulation, etc.).
Integrative Medicine programs will include acupuncture, chiropractic, educational psychology, hypnotherapy, massage,
mindfulness, nutrition, simulation, spiritualism, tai chi, and yoga.
Kessler Trauma Center
The Kessler Trauma Center is the Greater Rochester's only full-service,
trauma facility. As such, it provides 24-hour access to high quality trauma care, as well as trauma systems
leadership for the entire Finger Lakes region.
Monroe Community Hospital, Rehabilitation
Monroe Community Hospital offers one of the most comprehensive short-term rehabilitation programs in the region, providing
individualized care and treatment to people who have disabling conditions as a result of an injury or illness.
Our clinical services bring together physicians, fellows, residents, and
nurse practitioners to treat patients with common neurological conditions (such as stroke or epilepsy) and those
with rare conditions (such as ataxia). We work as a team with specialists in Neurosurgery, Neuroradiology,
Pediatrics, and Physical Rehabilitation when needed.
The Neuromedicine ICU provides multidisciplinary care to critically ill patients with
complex neurosurgical and neurological life threatening illnesses, as well as patients in shock states and/or with
We have the area’s most respected and experienced neurosurgeons in the areas of Spine, Brain & Spinal Tumors, Neuroendocrine, Peripheral Nerve, Functional Neurosurgery, Stroke/Cerebrovascular, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Pain Management, Facial Pain/Trigeminal Neuralgia, Epilepsy and Traumatic Brain Injury.
The Department of Orthopaedics and the Center for
Musculoskeletal Research have a robust series of clinical and research programs which will synergize with
and enhance the offerings of the URNI. The Department has 43 clinical faculty whose expertise extends across
the entire spectrum of musculoskeletal care including complex spinal surgery, surgical treatment of complex
fractures, malunions, and non-unions, joint replacement, and complex hand and peripheral nerve surgery. Patients are
evaluated in our state-of-the-art musculoskeletal clinic, which was purposely built for patients with mobility
challenges and which provides complete clinic evaluation, imaging and MRI, physical, occupational, and hand therapy,
and prosthetics and orthotics services under one roof.
Pain Treatment Center
The URMC Pain Treatment Center offers an in-depth, holistic
approach to patient care, which includes not just medication and surgical options, but psychological, behavioral and
rehabilitative care. We also have an acupuncturist on site.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
URMC Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation provides non-surgical treatments for patients of all
ages with a wide spectrum of neurologic, orthopaedic, and other chronic conditions requiring rehabilitation. Patient
services and specialty clinics include:
Sports Concussion Program
URMC Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation and the Department of
Neurosurgery have joined together to deliver the latest in medical and surgical care to prevent, evaluate,
treat, and rehabilitate injuries, including sports-related concussions and mild traumatic brain injuries. Our Sports
Concussion Program physicians provide care for both recreational and competitive athletes of all ages, as well as
for individuals with active jobs who may also suffer athletic-like injuries.
Traumatic Brain Injury Program
The Traumatic Brain Injury program provides
operative and non-operative care for head injury patients. Our team uses state-of-the-art monitoring in our new
Neuro Intensive Care Unity (NICU) including equipment to monitor brain oxygenation and temperature at all times. At
URMC our team provides patients with nationally recognized medical expertise, advanced technology and compassionate
care for the entire gamut of traumatic brain injury including:
- Subdural Hematoma
- Epidural Hematoma
- Brain Contusion/Concussion (mild TBI)
- Skull Fractures
Thompson Health Rehabilitation Services
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