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Brain & Spine Care

Compassionate & innovative neurology services in Richardson

When injury, illness, or disease strikes the nervous system, careful and expert care is a must. The neurosurgery and neurology departments at the hospitals of Methodist Health System are some of the best examples of Methodist's commitment to continuing innovation in medical science and careful patient care.

The specially trained nurses and neurological technologists as well as the independently practicing neurosurgeons and neurologists on the medical staff provide intensive care services and innovative neurological surgeries and can help people with a wide variety of conditions.

Methodist Brain & Spine Institute

Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center

Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center​Methodist Richardson Medical Center has earned the highest level of stroke certification available. The Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification means the DNV-GL, a leading accreditation agency, recognizes Methodist Richardson as being able to treat the most complex stroke cases.​

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Do you suffer from back pain or neck pain? Independently practicing physicians on the Methodist Richardson Medical Center medical staff can provide evaluations and treatment for a variety of neurological disorders including back pain and injury, stroke, brain tumors, and aneurysms.

Common Conditions We Treat:

  • brain and spine tumors
  • stroke conditions
  • back and neck pain
  • spinal disorders
  • spinal cord injury

Neurosurgery and Spinal Surgery

The neurosurgeons on the medical staff at Methodist Richardson Medical Center perform a wide range of minimally invasive and complex procedures including brain and spine surgery to diagnose and treat patients with neurological disorders including back pain, neck pain, spinal disorders, and spinal cord injury.

Assess Your Back Pain Risk

Back pain prevention starts with knowing and managing your risk. Use our free spine health risk assessment to learn more about your risk factors.


Sleep Disorders

The Sleep Disorders Center was designed to help diagnose sleep apnea and other sleep disorders. Advanced equipment allows accurate measurement and simultaneous monitoring of the heart, brain waves, muscle activity, blood/oxygen levels and breathing throughout the night. The Center is one of only a handful of labs in North Texas to be accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).

Pain Management Program

The Pain Management Program at Methodist Richardson provides diagnostic and interventional pain management services for both inpatient and outpatient testing. We use the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic technologies for pain-focuses medical care available to the community we serve. The pain management program is designed to help individuals suffering from chronic and debilitating pain and is overseen by board-certified pain management physicians.


Methodist Richardson Medical Center has been designated a Comprehensive Stroke Center by DNV Healthcare – a distinction that reflects the highest level of competence for the treatment of complex stroke cases.

Assess Your Risk of a Stroke

Take our free stroke health risk assessment to learn more about your risk, and to take action to prevent future complications.