Brain & Spine Conditions We Treat

Neurosurgical Treatments in Dallas County

At Methodist Charlton Medical Center, we’re pioneering compassionate, comprehensive care for brain and spine conditions. Below you will find a list of the various brain and spinal conditions our experienced neurosurgeons can treat.

Brain and Spinal Tumors

Brain and spinal tumors are abnormal growths of tissue caused by rapid cellular reproduction and various external factors. Though these are serious medical issues, they are not always cancerous. Our neurosurgical team provides treatment for many different kinds of brain and spinal tumors.

Neurovascular/Stroke Conditions

Methodist Charlton has been named a Certified Advanced Stroke Center by The Joint Commission and the American Stroke Association. We remain ready 24/7 to provide immediate treatment for patients with a stroke. We also provide treatment for various stroke causes and side effects:

  • Brain abscess
  • Brain aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous malformation (AVM)
  • Carotid artery stenosis
  • Cavernous angioma
  • Cavernous malformation of the brain
  • Cerebral arteriovenous malformation
  • Cerebral concussion/contusion
  • Epidural hematoma
  • Head injury
  • Skull fracture
  • Stroke (hemorrhagic)
  • Stroke (ischemic)
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage
  • Subdural hematoma (chronic and acute)

Back Pain and Neck Pain and Spinal Disorders and Spinal Cord Injury

Back pain can have a variety of causes, and treating the source of the pain is important to finding long-term relief. We utilize the latest in diagnostic technology to determine what’s causing back pain and begin planning a suitable treatment plan.

Back conditions we treat include:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Back pain
  • Brachial plexus injury
  • Cervical myelopathy
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Herniated disc
  • Kyphosis
  • Neck pain
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal arteriovenous malformation (AVM)
  • Spinal astrocytoma
  • Spinal fracture
  • Spinal compression fracture
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Spinal cord lipoma
  • Spinal metastatic tumor
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spinal disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis

Other Neurological Conditions

  • Arachnoid cyst
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Chiari Malformations Chordoma
  • Colloid Cyst
  • Glosspharyngeal neuralgia
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Ulnar nerve entrapment