Neurotrauma Center

When life is at stake—from a fall to a motor vehicle crash—the highly trained neurotrauma team is ready to treat even the most complex conditions  with the fastest and most extensive critical care in the region.

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513-475-8990

We understand that a sudden injury or illness of the brain or spinal cord can be traumatic and life-changing. The Neurotrauma Center team (part of the region’s only Level I trauma center) offers the most comprehensive treatment available. With a wide range of subspecialists consulting and neurosurgeons on call to provide immediate intervention, our team provides rapid assessment, diagnosis and treatment to get you on the path to recovery.

Research

ACTIVE AND VIBRANT RESEARCH

We Are Committed To Advancing Medical Options.

The best medical programs in the world are part of leading-edge research aimed at improving public health and developing new medical treatments. As the Region’s only adult academic medical center, we house vibrant research programs that include ongoing clinical trials, actively initiating studies to bring new therapies and diagnostic tests to patients in Greater Cincinnati and around the world.

We Actively Seek Medical Discoveries.

Nationally and internationally recognized for its research efforts, the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and UC Health has a long and distinguished history of medical discoveries. Our premier surgeon-scientists and postdoctoral researchers pursue innovative and exciting research, focused on applying their discoveries directly to the bedside to advance patient care.

Referrals

REFERRING A PATIENT

Our Teams Build Strong Collaborative Partnerships With Referring Providers.

We are committed to providing optimal care to your patient and open communication with you. As a referring physician, we understand that you need to be kept informed on your patient’s progress. That’s why we set up a toolbox to share detailed information about your patient’s health with you.

To refer a patient, call 513-584-7001. 

Conditions We Treat

As part of the region’s Level I trauma center, our team has the expertise to treat the most complex conditions at a moment’s notice.

Expert, Skilled Neurotrauma Care

When it comes to neurotrauma, prevention is the best medicine. Still, accidents can happen in an instant. Rapid diagnosis and treatment are key to healing and recovery.

Advanced Diagnostics & Treatments

Craniectomy
Cranioplasty
Craniotomy
Rehabilitation
Skull Fracture Decompression

Personalized Neurotrauma Care

Most Extensive Critical Care in the Region

From surgery to recovery and rehabilitation, our neurotrauma team is dedicated to improving our patients’ quality of life using the newest technologies and therapies.

More than 600 patients seen for traumatic brain injuries per year
4 clinics for treating post-traumatic injuries
3-5 active clinical trials at any given time
17 providers and 8 specialty therapists

From Injury through Recovery

Critical Care Expertise from Emergency Surgery through Recovery

PATIENT CONNECTION

Kourtney’s Story

After hitting black ice while driving to work, Kourtney Hurst awoke days later at UC Medical Center to life-changing injuries. She had to relearn how to walk, speak and eat. Through the efforts of her care team and her own unbreakable spirit, Kourtney is now back to leading her normal life.

HOW YOU CAN CONTRIBUTE

Donations from people like you make the difference.

Supporting the UC Health Foundation benefits the colleges, research, departments and programs that make advancements in medicine possible.

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At UC Health, we lead the region in scientific discoveries and embrace a spirit of purpose – offering our patients and their families something beyond everyday healthcare. At UC Health, we offer hope.

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