About Us

Houston Methodist Neurological Institute offers unparalleled inpatient and outpatient care for neurological disorders. Its physicians are among the finest specialists in the nation in multiple aspects of neurological care, offering both general and subspecialty expertise in state-of-the-art facilities.

The institute is recognized as a research leader, with teams involved in developing new treatments, therapies, drugs and clinical trials for stroke, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer’s disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), brain and spinal tumors, aneurysms, disc disease and other disorders. It operates fully accredited neurology and neurosurgery residency programs for Weill Cornell Medical College.
STANLEY H. APPEL, MD                         

Professor of Neurology
Director, Houston Methodist Neurological Institute
Peggy and Gary Edwards Distinguished Endowed Chair in ALS Research
Chair, Department of Neurology 
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
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Professor of Neurological Surgery
Co-director, Houston Methodist Neurological Institute
Chair, Department of Neurosurgery
Co-director, Cerebrovascular Center
Co-director, Skull Base Program
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
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Houston Methodist Neurological Institute
6560 Fannin St.
Scurlock Tower, 8th Floor
Houston, TX 77030