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    Neurology


    Interim Chair: Michael Dobbs, MD 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 1-800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Department of Neurology provides diagnostic evaluation, treatment and management for neurological conditions related to the central and peripheral nervous systems (brain, spine and all extremities). As part of the multidisciplinary team at the Kentucky Neuroscience Institute, our neurology specialists now work with neurosurgeons to diagnose and treat complex neurological and neuromuscular diseases such as Parkinson’s disease, ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease), brain tumors and stroke.

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


  • Specialties

    • AIDS and infection of the nervous system
    • Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
    • Brain tumors
    • Cerebrovascular disorders
    • 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 Neurology
    • Child Neuro-oncology
    • Comprehensive Epilepsy
    • 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

    Regional Child Neurology Clinics

    The Department of Neurology, in conjunction with the Kentucky Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs, sees 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 are 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 Location

    Kentucky Neuroscience Institute
    Kentucky Clinic
    B101, First Floor, Wing C
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536

    Outreach Clinic

    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center
    Medical Arts Building
    140 Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon KY 40456
    866-940-4938

    Mailing Address

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


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