Your brain and nervous system connect you to the world – how you experience it, move in it and think about it. Protecting the health of this vital connection is the mission of University of Michigan Health-West’s team of leading specialists in neuroscience. Combining renowned expertise with the latest technology and research, they diagnose and treat every type of problem with the brain and its network of nerves throughout the body.
How Our Innovations Change Care in Neurosurgery
Our neurosurgery teams use an advanced, robotic-guided microscope, The Aesculap Aeos, to provide unmatched imaging of the target area so everyone in the operating room has an ultra-clear view of the surgery as it progresses. See how this high-tech innovation supports neurosurgeons in their delicate work, leading to better teamwork in the operating room and better outcomes for patients.
UM Health-West has assembled a team of top experts in the fields of neurology, comprehensive stroke care and neurosurgery, supported by the world-class expertise of University of Michigan Health.
Treatments & Capabilities
University of Michigan Health-West provides West Michigan with access to the most advanced neuroscience care available, including comprehensive stroke care and treatment for back and neck pain, Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, dementia and movement disorders. We also offer sophisticated neurological testing and the region’s only sports neurology program.
Comprehensive Stroke Center
By earning certification as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, UM Health-West’s capability to treat stroke matches up to the highest national standards. The certification by the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program means UM Health-West has demonstrated its ability to provide sophisticated treatment on site and at any time, so patients do not experience any delay, increasing their chance of survival and recovery.