Clinical Specialties

Epilepsy Division

The International Center for Epilepsy (ICE) at the University of Miami is a national and international leader in epilepsy.

Interventional Neurology

The Interventional Neurology Division works collaboratively to provide comprehensive care and treatment to patients with complex neurovascular diseases, including aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations and others.

General Neurology

The Division of General Neurology provides expertise in the evaluation and treatment of the entire spectrum of neurologic diseases.

Headache Division

The goals of clinical encounters in the Headache Division are to obtain an accurate diagnosis and to develop a headache care plan that emphasizes prevention, risk reduction, safety, and return to well-being. Consultation and referral services are enriched with patient education and interdisciplinary referrals when appropriate.

Huntington’s Disease

What is Huntington’s Disease?

Huntington’s Disease( HD) is a fatal genetic disorder that causes the progressive breakdown of nerve cells in the brain. It causes deterioration of one’s physical and mental abilities. Symptoms ususally appear between the ages of 30 to 50 and worsen over a 10 to 25 year period. Today, there are 30,000 symptomatic Americans and more than 200,000 individuals at risk of inheriting the disease.

Multiple Sclerosis Division

The Multiple Sclerosis Center of Excellence is a National MS Society of South Florida affiliated program which offers services in a state-of-the-art clinic.

Neurocritical Care

The Neurocritical Care Division’s goal is to provide cutting edge advanced critical care for neurological and neurosurgical patients. Our physicians are trained in leading international centers and staff two intensive care units: a 24 bed unit located at Jackson Memorial Hospital (JMH) and an 8 bed unit at The University of Miami Hospital (UMH).

Neuromuscular Division

The Neuromuscular Division is home to the Kessenich Family ALS Center, the adult and pediatric Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Clinics and the University of Miami Electromyography Laboratory. Our diverse faculty provides comprehensive and compassionate care to patients with a broad range of neuromuscular diseases, as well as both electrodiagnostic and neuromuscular pathology services.

Neuropsychology Division

The Division of Neuropsychology was founded in 1981 and is dedicated to the evaluation of patients with a wide variety of neurological, psychological, and medical disorders affecting cognition and emotion. The Division of Neuropsychology is also heavily engaged in research in collaboration with other members in the Department of Neurology.

Neuro-Oncology Division

Neuro-Oncology at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine is represented by a multi-disciplinary group of specialists from Neurology, Neurosurgery, Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology, Neuropathology and Neuroradiology.

Pediatric Neurology Division

The division of pediatric neurology at the University of Miami School of Medicine, in affiliation with Miami Children’s Hospital, is committed to the diagnosis and treatment of childhood-onset neurologic disorders.

Sleep Medicine Division

The mission of the University of Miami Sleep Program is to provide expert evaluation and comprehensive treatment of sleep disorders, to develop an outstanding research program and to serve as the leading resource for professional and technologist training in sleep medicine for South Florida. Clinical services are delivered by a multidisciplinary team of specialists and technologists working at the University of Miami facility, which is fully accredited by the American Academy of Sleep as a comprehensive sleep center.

Stroke Division

The Stroke Division at the Miller School of Medicine’s Department of Neurology is dedicated to the acute treatment, prevention, and rehabilitation of stroke victims.

VA Division

The Neurology Department at the Miami VA Healthcare System is the busiest neurology department among the VA hospitals in the area of Florida and the Caribbean with a total of 8138 outpatient visits for fiscal year 07.