Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit
A highly specialized intensive care unit, dedicated to patients recovering from neurological or neurosurgical procedures, located within a designated neuroscience floor at Winthrop.
Treatment of neurological problems is a constantly evolving field. We stay abreast of the latest developments and help pave the way for new discoveries through our participation in basic research and clinical research.
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Welcome to the Institute for Neurosciences
The diagnosis and treatment of disease is one of man’s last frontiers…uncharted territory ripe for new discoveries and dramatic breakthroughs. One of the most complex medical arenas is neuroscience, where physicians and scientists struggle to unlock the mysteries of the brain and central nervous system.
Physicians in Winthrop’s Institute for Neurosciences are pioneering the use of technologically advanced approaches for diagnosis and treatment, including computerized imaging systems, state-of-the-art surgical interventions and the latest generation of medication therapies.
In the Institute for Neurosciences, patients receive comprehensive care from an interdisciplinary team, which includes neurologists, neurosurgeons, pediatric neurologists, pediatric neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, vascular surgeons, orthopaedic surgeons and specialists from other related fields. Specialized nursing care, physical and occupational therapy, social work and other supportive services are key components of the Institute.