Traumatic Brain Injury Center

Cushing Neuroscience Institute’s Traumatic Brain Injury Center at North Shore-LIJ Health System in New York specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of brain injuries caused by sudden brain trauma.

Our expert team of neurosurgeons and neurologists is available 24/7 to offer the latest diagnostic technology and treatment options for patients with traumatic brain injuries. Patients seen at the Traumatic Brain Injury Center can expect to receive an individualized treatment plan according to their condition and the presence of other injuries. We offer both inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, with services that may include physical, occupational and speech and language therapy, physical medicine and rehabilitation and psychological and psychiatric service.

What to expect
During your first visit, you will meet with our traumatic brain injury team. We will obtain a detailed history and conduct a thorough examination. We will review any pertinent imaging or testing and discuss the results with you and your family. By the end of the appointment, a plan of care will be developed which may include additional testing, therapies, rehabilitation, referrals or treatments, as well as any follow-up visits.

The skilled team of physicians at the Traumatic Brain Injury Center coordinates and collaborates with the Rehabilitation Network of North Shore-LIJ Health System to provide a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach to the treatment and care of patients with traumatic brain injuries. The Rehabilitation Network offers a variety of rehab programs and services at multiple sites throughout Suffolk, Nassau, Queens & Staten Island. 
 


Make an appointment at our Traumatic Brain Injury Center
Cushing Neuroscience Institute makes it easy for you to take the first steps in ensuring the best neurological care for yourself or your family. Simply click on Request an Appointment, call us at (516) 562-3816 or email us at neuro@nshs.edu.