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Conditions and Treatments

At UTHealth Houston Neurosciences, our care provider team has specialized training in many areas of neurology, neurosurgery, spine surgery, pain management, radiation oncology, neurocritical care, neuro-ophthalmology and sleep medicine. Read about different conditions and treatments in the lists below, grouped by condition type:

Brain Tumors

Cerebrovascular and Stroke

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Atherosclerosis and carotid and vertebral artery stenosis
Brain Aneurysm
Cerebral embolism
Cerebral hemorrhage
Cerebral thrombosis
Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis
Coagulation (blood clotting) disorders
Dissection of carotid and vertebral artery
Hemorrhagic Stroke

Epilepsy and Seizures

Headaches and Pain Disorders

Memory Disorders

Movement Disorders

Ataxias/cerebellar disorders
Cerebral palsy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Essential tremor/tremor states
Gait and Balance Disorders
Generalized and focal dystonias
Generalized and partial seizures

Huntington’s Disease
Huntington’s chorea
Parkinson’s disease
Spinocerebellar ataxias (SCA)
Tourette Syndrome
Wilson’s disease

Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology

Multiple Sclerosis
Antisynthetase Syndrome
Neuromyelitis Optica
Transverse Myelitis
Optic neuritis

Antibody-mediated autoimmune encephalitis
Infusion Center

Nerve Disorders



Adult Strabismus
Cranial Nerve Palsies
Double Vision and Eye Movement Abnormalities
Entropion and Ectropion Repair
Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Myasthenia Gravis
Optic Nerve Edema
Optic Nerve Sheath Meningioma

Optic Neuritis
Orbital Decompression for Thyroid Eye Disease
Orbital biopsies & Tumor excision
Orbital Tumors
Orbital Trauma
Paralytic Lagophthalmos Repair
Pseudotumor Cerebri
Ptosis and Blepharoplasties
Pupillary Disturbances
Thyroid Eye Disease

Neurocritical Care

Severe Concussion
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Spine Injury

Neuromuscular Disorders

Acute, subacute and chronic peripheral polyneuropathies
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
Diabetic neuropathy
Focal entrapment neuropathies
Guillain-Barré Syndrome
Infusion Center
Isaac’s syndrome

Metabolic myopathies
Mitochondrial myopathies
Muscle and Nerve Laboratory
Muscular dystrophy
Myasthenia gravis
Primary lateral sclerosis


Pediatric Neurology and Neurosurgery

Cerebral Palsy and Spasticity
Dysautonomia Rehabilitation
Emergency Neurological Care
Pediatric and Adolescent Stroke
Arachnoid Cysts
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Brain Tumor
Chiari I Malformation

Mitochondrial Disease
Moyamoya Disease
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Neuromuscular Disorders
Pseudotumor Cerebri
Spine Tumors
Tethered Spinal Cord
Post Natal Meningomyelocele
Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy

Radiation Oncology

Sleep Medicine and Neurological Sleep Disorders

Spine Disease and Back Pain

Tests and Treatments


Contact Us

At UTHealth Houston Neurosciences, we offer patients access to specialized neurological care at clinics across the greater Houston area. To ask us a question, schedule an appointment, or learn more about us, please call (713) 486-8000, or click below to send us a message. In the event of an emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest Emergency Room.