Clinical Programs 

Our clinical programs provide health care professionals the opportunity to observe even rare neurological conditions and the integrative approaches we use to treat the whole patient.

Cerebrovascular Center

The Cerebrovascular Center at Houston Methodist Neurological Institute offers treatment for virtually every disease that affects the blood vessels in the brain and spinal cord — from the most common to the rarest cerebrovascular conditions:

Chiari Malformation Program

The Chiari Malformation Program at Houston Methodist Neurological Institute offers expert diagnosis and treatment for patients with Chiari malformation. These malformations are structural defects in the cerebellum, the part of the brain that controls balance, and can affect both children and adults.

Functional & Movement Disorder Surgical Program

The Functional and Movement Disorder Program (F&MD) at Houston Methodist Neurological Institute focuses on treating patients with conditions, such as Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, spasticity, chronic pain and some behavioral disorders, including obsessive compulsive disease. Surgical treatment for these conditions primarily involves implanting devices that help control symptoms. 

Kenneth R. Peak Brain & Pituitary Tumor Treatment Center

Kenneth R. Peak Center for Brain and Pituitary Tumor Treatment and Research provides world-class personalized neurosurgical and oncological treatments for patients with brain, spine and pituitary tumors in a compassionate environment geared toward scientific advances, education, and research.

Neuropsychiatry Clinic

The Neuropsychiatry Clinic of the Houston Methodist Neurological Institute examines the relationship between the brain, neuroscience and human behavior. Our neuropsychiatrists work with colleagues in neurology, neuropsychology, neurosurgery and neuroradiology to evaluate complex neuropsychiatric disorders and to formulate coordinated multimodal therapies to treat a variety of patients.

Pain Management Center

The Pain Management Center at the Houston Methodist Neurological Institute provides effective symptom management, functional rehabilitation and improved quality of life for patients suffering from pain.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Division

Houston Methodist Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Section delivers leading-edge rehabilitation services to help patients reclaim and restore optimal functional ability and quality of life following disease, illness, or disabilities, including stroke, multiple sclerosis, sports injuries, and traumatic brain injuries (TBI).

Spine and Peripheral Nerve Center

The Houston Methodist Spine and Peripheral Center offers a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary approach to the management of a wide variety of disorders affecting the spine. Spinal neurosurgeons work in collaboration with neurologists, neuroradiologists, orthopedic surgeons, pain management specialists and rehabilitation experts to provide the most accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment plan for every patient.

Cranial Nerve Dysfunction Program

Center for Restorative and Regenerative Neurosurgery

Robotic Neurosurgery Program

Hydrocephalus Program