Neuroscience is the study and treatment of the brain, the spinal cord, and various network of sensory nerves throughout the body. The central nervous system is made up of the brain and spinal cord. The peripheral nervous system includes the nerves that serve the neck and arms, trunk, legs, skeletal muscles and internal organs.
CHRISTUS Spohn's Neuroscience Program
combines a team of neurologists
, neurosurgeons and highly trained clinical staff that provide advanced care for a wide range of neurological problems, including:
Movement disorders (including Dystonia, Tourette's and tremors)
Degenerative disorders (including Parkinson's disease, ALS, and Alzheimer's diseas)
Back and neck problems
CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi - Shoreline has developed a comprehensive system for rapid diagnosis and tretment of stroke patients admitted to the emergency department. CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi - Shoreline earned certification from the Joint Commission with no recommendations for improvement. The Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval is recognized at a prestigious symbol of quality and level of care.