Neurology and Neurosurgery Services
UF Health The Villages® Hospital offers advanced diagnoses, comprehensive treatments and compassionate care for complex neurological conditions. Our neurosurgeons, neurologists, and neuro-hospitalists offer both general and subspecialty expertise. They work with highly trained support staff and use state-of-the-art technology and methods.
We provide care for more than 500 stroke patients each year. Designated as a Primary Stroke Center by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration and The Joint Commission, our team has established procedures that ensure the prompt diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of stroke patents.
Primary Stroke Center
For some patients suffering from an ischemic stroke (caused by a blood clot), tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) can be used to dissolve the blood clot and treat and stroke. You can trust our experienced team to administer this breakthrough treatment quickly and efficiently during such a critical time.