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Neurology

Neurologia a Vall d'Hebron

The Neurology Department treats neurological patients, both in primary care centres and at our renowned hospital centre. We have a specialist stroke area (strokes with cerebral blood flow disorders) to treat patients in the acute phase.

Description

The Neurology Department at Vall d'Hebron University Hospital is made up of five specialised units: the Neurovascular Unit, the Dementia Unit, the Epilepsy Unit, the Neuromuscular Unit and the Cephalea and Neurological Pain Unit.

We offer patients all the latest neurology resources, such as emergency neurological care by our expert on-call neurologists. We are home to super-specialist neurology units. We are responsible for quality in the neurological care provided, not only in the hospital, but throughout the entire health area where we are a reference centre.

 

Teaching and research

We have links to the Faculty of Medicine at the Autonomous University of Barcelona and we are responsible for covering undergraduate and postgraduate neurological studies. The Department is accredited for teaching neurology, and we train resident medical interns specialising in neurology. We are a very active department in pursuing clinical and experimental research with a clear translational vocation to apply knowledge from basic research to the prevention and treatment of real clinical cases.

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Dr. José
Álvarez Sabín
Head of Department
Neurology
Dr. Josep
Gámez
Head of Section
Neurology
Lead Researcher
Peripheral Nervous System
Dra. Marta
Torres Ferrús
Researcher
Headaches and Neurological Pain
Dra. Maria
Salvadó
Researcher
Peripheral Nervous System
Dr. Oriol
de Fàbregues
Lead Researcher
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Lead Researcher
Neurology
Sra. Elisenda
Conde Rodriguez
Nurse
Peripheral Nervous System
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