Neuroscience Regional Care

Clinical Specialties

The providers of the Neuroscience Institute at SIU care for patients with complex brain and spine disorders in these specialty areas:

  • Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
  • Epilepsy
  • Brain and spinal tumors
  • Neuromuscular medicine
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Vascular neurology/neurosurgery (stroke)
  • Neurocritical care
  • Neurocognitive disorders
  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Pediatric neurology
  • Child psychiatry
  • Spine disorders
  • Peripheral nerve disorders
  • Brain and spinal trauma
  • Anxiety and obsessive compulsive disorders
  • Mood disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Geriatric psychiatry

We provide neurological, neurosurgical and psychiatric specialty care to rural patients using telehealth technology. This allows patients the ability to remain close to home while receiving SIU Medicine’s special brand of care.

Our team of providers delivers care via telehealth in these areas:


  • Epilepsy
  • Follow-up stroke care
  • Movement disorders
  • Neuromuscular diseases


  • Follow-up care
  • New patient consults
  • Second opinion consults


  • Counseling and psychotherapy
  • Medication management
  • Other behavioral health services


  • Chronic pain
  • Spacity issues

To learn more, become a telehealth-enabled site or refer a patient, please call 217-545-8000 and ask for our CARE line.