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Highest in the Region

U.S. News & World Report has ranked The Hospitals of the University of Pennsylvania-Penn Presbyterian #18 in the country and highest in the Greater Philadelphia region for Neurology. 

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Expanding Our Presence

The Neuroscience Center at the new Penn Medicine Radnor* brings more access to the highest level of neurologic care in the region to the Main Line. Our team provides the following comprehensive services — all in a safe and secure environment:

  • Epilepsy
  • General Neurology
  • Headache
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurodiagnostics

*A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

We diagnose and treat patients with basic and complex neurological disorders. Established in 1871, we are the oldest neurology department in the country having pioneered essential treatments and neurodiagnostic techniques in the field.

Penn Neurology continues to advance the field of neuromedicine today by offering new approaches and treatments for neurological disorders. Backed by the most extensive diagnostic and imaging facilities available, we work together as a team often collaborating with experts in other medical specialties.

Learn about the latest advancements in neurology in our issue of Penn Neurology ADVANCES

Programs and Services

General Neurology

Our general neurology program provides evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for basic and complex neurological disorders.

Memory and Dementia

Our memory and dementia program specializes in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for individuals with Alzheimer's disease, dementia and memory disorders.

Movement Disorders

Our movement disorders program provides evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for the full spectrum of movement disorders, such as Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease and Tourette syndrome.

Multiple Sclerosis

We provide evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for multiple sclerosis and associated disorders through our comprehensive multiple sclerosis program.

Neurocritical Care

We provide comprehensive emergency treatment and care for patients with life-threatening neurological injuries and conditions at our Neurocritical Care Unit.

Neuromuscular Disorders

Our neuromuscular disorders program provides the latest advancements in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for all types of neuromuscular disorders, such as ALS, Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) and muscular dystrophies.


Our neuro-oncology program provides evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for benign and malignant brain and spinal cord tumors.


Our neuro-ophthalmology program bridges the fields of ophthalmology and neurology. We provide advanced diagnosis and treatment for those with neurological and systemic diseases that affect vision and eye movements.


Penn’s neurorehabilitation program provides inpatient and outpatient services that restore patients to a maximum level of cognitive and physical function.

Seizures and Epilepsy

Penn offers the latest advancements in diagnostic techniques and medical and surgical treatment for those with epilepsy and seizure disorder.

Sleep Conditions

We provide evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for primary neurologic sleep disorders and sleep disturbances which may arise in other neurological conditions.


We provide the latest emergent diagnosis, treatment and care to patients who have suffered a stroke or other critical neurologic conditions.

Traumatic Brain Injury Program

Traumatic brain injury, also refereed to as TBI, is a complex brain injury that occurs from a sudden trauma which causes damage to the brain.
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