University of Nebraska Medical Center

Department of Neurological Sciences

We are leaders in patient care, research, education and outreach, delivering innovative care to patients with the most severe and complex neurological disorders.

The mission and vision of the Department of Neurological Sciences are to:

  • Provide the highest quality of compassionate, state-of-the-art neurological care to the people of Nebraska, surrounding states and nation.
  • Build upon our strengths and programs in nationally recognized multidisciplinary centers of excellence for disease-based care.
  • Conduct innovative clinical, translational and basic science research to advance knowledge and treatments for neurological diseases.
  • Provide premier educational programs to train the next generation of neurologists to serve Nebraska, the region and the nation.
  • Promote education and outreach in neurological advances to the wider community of medical professionals, patients and the public.

Fast Facts

We provide state-of-the-art patient care and diagnostic testing using the latest technology.


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Our Department

We continue to grow and expand through robust clinical and research programs, connections to the growing Regional Provider Network, and even into the homes of our most fragile patients through telehealth initiatives and embedded sensor technologies. We are dedicated to saving lives, relieving suffering and reducing the terrible impact of neurological disease on our patients, families and community.

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