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    Neurology

    Chair: Larry B. Goldstein, MD 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Department of Neurology provides diagnostic evaluation and treatment of complex neurological and neuromuscular diseases related to the central and peripheral nervous systems (brain, spinal cord and all extremities) such as Alzheimer’s Disease and other memory disorders, epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders, multiple sclerosis, ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease), brain tumors, stroke, and headache. As part of the multidisciplinary team at the Kentucky Neuroscience Institute, our neurology specialists work directly with neurosurgeons for those patients requiring surgical interventions.

    For patient appointments: 859-323-5661    Fax: 859-323-3753


  • Specialties

    • Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
    • Brain tumors
    • Cerebrovascular disorders (stroke)
    • Dystonias
    • Epilepsy and related disorders
    • Headache and pain
    • Movement disorders, including Huntington's disease; Parkinson's disease and related syndromes; spinocerebellar ataxias; and Tourette's syndrome
    • Multiple sclerosis and other demyelinating diseases
    • Neurologic and behavioral disorders of childhood
    • Neuromuscular disorders, including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Guillain-Barré syndrome, muscular dystrophy, myasthenia gravis, peripheral neuropathies and polio/post-polio syndrome
    • Sleep disorders
    • Stroke
    • Vertigo
  • Clinics

    • Botulinum Treatment
    • Cerebrovascular Disorders
    • Child Neuro-oncology
    • Comprehensive Epilepsy
    • General and subspecialty child neurology
    • Headache and Pain
    • Memory Disorders
    • Motor Neuron Disease
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Neuro-infectious Disease
    • Neurogenetics
    • Neuromuscular
    • Neuro-oncology
    • Neuropathy
    • Post-polio

    Regional child neurology clinics

    The Department of Neurology, in conjunction with the Kentucky Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs, evaluates and treats patients in Eastern Kentucky under age 21 with a wide variety of neurological problems. The Regional Clinics are held twice monthly in eight Eastern Kentucky counties. The county location of these clinics is listed below along with the appropriate phone number for making an appointment. Clinics are available to any child in the region and are not limited to children from the specific county. Clinics are held in Rowan, Boyd, Breathitt, Perry, Clay, Knox, Floyd and Pike counties.

    Ashland - 800-650-1329
    Barbourville - 800-348-4279
    Hazard - 800-378-3357
    Morehead - 800-928-3049

  • Clinic locations 

  • Neurology

    Kentucky Clinic
    First Floor, Wing C, Room B101
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0284

    Call 859-323-5661
    Fax 859-323-3753


    Neurology

    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center
    Medical Arts Building
    140 Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon KY 40456-1310

    Call 866-940-4938

  • Mailing address

    Kentucky Neuroscience Institute
    First Floor, Wing C, L445
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0284