Why choose Northwestern Medicine for neurosciences treatment?

Over the last decade, Central DuPage Hospital (CDH) and Delnor Hospital have built the leading neurosciences program in Chicago’s western suburbs, offering advanced care for a full range of acute and chronic neurological disorders. The specially trained staff offers high-tech treatment, individualized attention, and compassionate care for you and your family in multiple locations that are close to home.

Neurosciences at CDH and Delnor Hospital has earned U.S.News & World Report High Performing designation thanks to a robust suite of services, including:

  • One of the first Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Centers in Illinois, now receiving transfers from 18 hospitals in northern Illinois and northwest Indiana
  • Leading Parkinson’s disease treatment, performing the most deep brain stimulation surgeries in Illinois
  • Nearly 30 neurosciences subspecialties, including respected programs in cerebrovascular disease and stroke, movement disorders, brain tumors, Alzheimer’s, epilepsy, spine surgery, cochlear implants and sleep disorders
  • A dedicated neurological ICU and inpatient neurological unit with specially trained nurses and neurosciences intensivists on staff
  • Acute stroke care with advanced treatment options, including access to clinical trials
  • Conventional and complex neurosurgery of the brain, brain stem and spine
  • State-of-the-art neurophysiology testing
  • Center for Sleep Health in Winfield and Geneva
  • Convenient neurological rehab centers in Geneva and Wheaton
  • The only facility in Illinois and one of less than 25 hospitals nationwide with a fully integrated operating suite featuring a full-field Intraoperative MRI

Contact Us

To find a Neurologist:
Call 630.933.4234
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Specialty Treatments for Neurosciences Patients

Neurosciences specialists at CDH and Delnor Hospital perform a wide range of advanced treatments, including:

  • Endovascular and surgical treatment of aneurysms
  • Endovascular treatment of arteriovenous malformation (AVMs)
  • Surgical resection of brain, skull base, spinal cord and pituitary tumors
  • Treatment for Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders, including deep brain stimulation (DBS) implantation
  • Treatment for epilepsy and other seizure disorders, including surgery and vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) implantation
  • Treatment for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
  • Treatment for sleep disorders for all ages
  • Surgical and medical management of back pain and other types of chronic pain
  • Surgical management of scoliosis, spine injury and trauma
  • Treatment for balance and dizziness

State-of-the-art technology makes the difference in your outcome. Take advantage of these specialized capabilities:

  • Proton therapy
  • Intraoperative MRI (iMRI)
  • Two biplane neurosuites
  • 3T MRI
  • Two 64-slice CT scanners
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A Dedicated Neurosciences Team

When you come to CDH and Delnor Hospital for neurological treatment, you’ll benefit from a multidisciplinary team that offers skill, experience and compassionate care. The CDH and Delnor team includes:

  • Advanced practice nurses
  • Interventional neuroradiologists
  • Neurodiagnostic technicians
  • Neurologists
  • Neurophysiologists
  • Neuropsychologists
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Neurotologist
  • Occupational therapists
  • Physical therapists
  • Primary care physicians
  • Social workers
  • Neurologists specializing in:
    • Behavioral neurology
    • Alzheimer’s and dementia
    • Epilepsy
    • Movement disorders
    • Neuromuscular sleep disorders
    • Vascular neurology
  • Speech therapists
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