Bringing Innovation and Experience in Neuroscience to Cincinnati

When you need life-changing treatment for disorders of the brain, spinal cord and nerves, you want the best care possible. The experienced neurology and neurosurgery team at Mercy Health treats you with personalized, compassionate care right here in Cincinnati. 

Combining the expertise of our Cincinnati neurologists with leading-edge technology enables us to treat the entire spectrum of neurological conditions. From strokes and tumors of the brain to Giloma and head injuries to aneurysms and headaches, our team of brain doctors has you covered.

The Mercy Health Neuroscience Program offers comprehensive, state-of-the-art care in Neurology and Neurosurgery for patients with diseases and disorders of the brain and nervous system. Our board-certified Cincinnati neurologists and team of experienced, compassionate caregivers work one-on-one with patients to develop treatment plans tailored to their specific needs.

Mercy Health offers neurological expertise across its entire Cincinnati healthcare system, as well as cutting-edge (minimally-invasive) neurosurgery technology at The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health. This combination of expertise and leading-edge technology uniquely equips our clinicians to treat the entire spectrum of neurological conditions, from strokes and tumors of the brain and spine to Giloma and head injuries to aneurysms and headaches.

Mercy Health partners with Mayfield Brain & Spine, an internationally recognized leader in neurosurgery, neurovascular microsurgery and spine care. Complementing Mercy Health Cincinnati's neurologists and orthopedic specialists, Mayfield neurosurgeons are providing comprehensive call coverage and brain and spine care consultations at Mercy Health hospitals.

The Jewish Hospital is Mercy Health’s neurosurgery center of excellence, providing around-the-clock access to a dedicated Mayfield Brain & Spine neurosurgeon right here in Cincinnati. It also is the only hospital in Greater Cincinnati to offer the Leksell Gamma Knife®, a proven technology to treat cancerous and non-cancerous tumors and neurological disorders of the brain. This treatment requires no incision and provides pinpoint accuracy using radiation to target tumors in the brain while preserving healthy tissue.

The Mercy Health – Headache Center is a comprehensive, outpatient treatment center for migraine and other headaches offering a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosis and treatment of headaches with individualized care plans and close follow-ups.

The Headache Center diagnoses and manages migraines and other headache disorders and facial pain syndromes including: migraine with aura, migraine without aura, chronic migraine, tension headache, cluster headache, trigeminal neuralgia, occipital neuralgia and other facial pain syndromes.

The goal of headache treatment is accurate diagnosis, a personalized treatment plan resulting in significant reduction in the severity and frequency of headaches, an increase in daily function and improvement in mood.

Upgraded Gamma Knife at The Jewish Hospital Expands Treatment to More Brain Tumor Patients

More brain tumor patients than ever before will benefit from life-saving radiosurgery, thanks to upgraded Gamma Knife® technology at The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health. Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood, announced the upgrade to the Gamma Knife® Icon™ today. The Icon allows The Jewish Hospital brain tumor team to treat tumors of any shape, size, location and number with ultra-high precision while delivering lower toxicity to normal tissue than any competing technology.

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Mercy Health Hospitals Earn Primary Stroke Center Certification

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health - Anderson, Fairfield and West Hospitals have earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. They join The Jewish Hospital in earning Primary Stroke Center certification. Additionally, The Joint Commission awarded Mercy Health – Clermont Hospital and Mt. Orab Medical Center Acute Stroke Ready Hospital certifications.

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Get Stroke Smart at West Hospital Event

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health – West Hospital is hosting a free stroke education event on Thursday, September 28.

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Aphasia Support Group Meets at Anderson Hospital

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Anderson Hospital is launching an aphasia support group. The group meets the first Tuesday of each month from 3-4 p.m. in classroom two at the Mercy Health – Anderson HealthPlex, located at 7495 State Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45255. Classroom two is located directly to the left of the HealthPlex entrance. The first meeting takes place on Tuesday, June 6.

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The Jewish Hospital Earns Stroke Center Accreditation

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that The Jewish Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. The Gold Seal of Approval® and the Heart-Check mark represent symbols of quality from their respective organizations.

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