Institute for Neurosciences

Expertise and Technology for Brain and Nerve Care

With their extensive experience and expertise, the specialists at the Renown Institute for Neurosciences care for the most-complex brain and nerve cases — movement and memory disorders, stroke, headache, epilepsy — using the latest in treatments.

Our stroke center earned a Gold Seal of Approval by the Joint Commission and offers advanced treatment options including t-PA (Tissue Plasminogen Activator) and biplane angiography. The Level III accredited Epilepsy laboratory implements some of the newest treatments available. We offer access to promising new therapies through clinical trials, and our partnership with the University of Nevada School of Medicine helps keep local doctors in our area.

To learn more or request an appointment, call 775-982-2970.

Our doctors have contributed to the development of therapies including:

  • t-PA for acute stroke
  • Plavix (clopidogrel) for stroke prevention
  • Therapeutic options for preventing stroke from atrial fibrillation (heart rhythm disorder)
  • Imitrex (sumatriptan) — a drug for acute migraine
  • Botox® (onabotulinumtoxinA) for migraine prevention

Comprehensive Services

We employ the most advanced technology for the diagnosis and treatment of brain and nerve disorders. We also provide the opportunity to participate in clinical trials that utilize groundbreaking treatments not yet available to the public.

Renown Health 24/7 Availability for your Convenience

24/7 Availability for Your Convenience

Our neurologists provide 24/7 clinical coverage for more communities via our neurology hotline, 775-982-2970. Our Renown TeleHealth program allows for consultations between physicians and Renown-based specialists.

For more information, call 775-982-2970.

Renown Health Neurosciences

Maintaining Good Health

At Renown we understand the importance of maintaining brain health, so we offer tips, articles and more to help our communities live healthy.


Awards and Accreditations

Renown Health Neuro Award 1
Renown Health Neuro Award 4

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