Multidisciplinary specialists at Presence Neuroscience Institute are ready to handle extremely complex and urgent treatment of the brain, spine and nervous system.
Multi-disciplinary Care from Renowned Specialists in Neurology, Neurosurgery and Neuroendovascular Intervention
Our team of specialists includes neurologists, neurosurgeons and neuroendovascular intervention whose training, experience and performance has earned international recognition. Many had fellowship training at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC.) You can trust us to discover what is wrong and provide the most effective treatment options available.
Presence Neuroscience Institute's leading specialists include Ziad Alaani, MD, Aamir Badruddin, M.D., Sherman Chen, M.D., Markus Chwajol, M.D., Surendra Gulati, M.D., Tamir Hersonskey M.D., Pelagia Kouloumberis, M.D., M.S., Leslie Masood, M.D., Dhruvil J. Pandya, M.D., and Marquess Wilson, M.D.
State-of-the-art Technology for Neurosciences
Advanced technology gives our specialists the precise 3-D imaging, measurement and mapping in real time so they can achieve extraordinary accuracy in their diagnosis and treatment. Our comprehensive diagnostic neurology laboratory, dedicated neuro ICU and eICU for monitoring patients reinforce the highest level of care. For you, this technology, in the hands of our specialists, can vastly improve your results. Telestroke puts a specialist at the bedside within minutes. Learn more about our technology.
Top Quality Healthcare Close to Home
Many of our neuroscience specialists have faculty positions at University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) and work at Presence Neuroscience Institute full time. Through our partnership with UIC, you have all the advantages of current research and clinical trials.
Rapid Transfer to Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center (PSJMC) for Stroke and Trauma Care Saves Precious Brain Cells
With stroke and traumatic injury, every minute counts. We are ready to receive patients 24/7 by ambulance or helicopter and work with emergency response personnel to begin lifesaving treatment immediately. Each year, area hospitals transfer more than 600 patients with complex neurological conditions to PSJMC for a higher level of care. Learn more about how rapid response saves lives and reduces disability.
Neuroscience Institute: Everything You Need in One Place, from Diagnosis through Returning Home
Our renowned specialists lead a comprehensive neuroscience team that works together collaboratively to care for you. A nurse navigator will guide you through your complete range of care from your arrival and diagnosis, through treatment, rehabilitation and support for your return home. We also offer support groups for our patients and their families. Our goal is to return you to your active lifestyle.