Christopher Topel, DONeurology Vascular Neurology
Izabela Tarasiewicz, MDNeurosurgery Pediatric Neurosurgery
Sudha Seshadri, MDNeurology
Our Neuroscience Doctors Specialize in You
If you or someone you love is facing a serious brain or spine condition, you want the best treatment possible. University Health neurosurgeons, neurologists and our multidisciplinary neuroscience team treat children and adults for a wide variety of brain and spine injuries, diseases and conditions.
Our doctors are South Texas’ best — experienced specialists in diagnosing and treating the complex conditions that affect the brain and spine. As one of the nation’s top teaching hospitals, we’re on the leading edge of sophisticated treatment options and state-of-the-art technology.
Brain & Spine Conditions We Treat
Through the University Health Neuroscience Center of Excellence, we treat a wide range of brain and spine conditions and diseases.
Alzheimer’s and memory disorders
Brain and skull-based tumors
Guillain-Barre Syndrome and other peripheral nerve disorders
Multiple sclerosis and other movement disorders
Neurological diseases that affect the eyes
Neuro trauma and neurocritical care
Stroke and cerebrovascular disorders
Arthritis of the neck
Caudia equina syndrome
Chronic back pain
Cervical spine injuries
Degenerative disc disease
Facet joint syndrome
Infections of the spine
Thoracic and lumbar spine injuries
Trauma to the spine