Women’s Neurology

Our team at Mount Nittany Health can assess and treat neurological conditions specific to women and women’s life events, including:

  • Women with pre-existing neurological conditions that are pregnant or trying to conceive. Examples of conditions managed include: epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, migraines, myasthenia gravis, and movement disorders such as Wilson’s disease, chorea and restless legs
  • On-going care during pregnancy, delivery and post-partum: for above conditions, as well as, co-managed conditions such as brain tumors, cerebral aneurysms, neurofibromatosis and Spina Bifida.
  • Neurological illnesses during menopause: migraines, strokes, post chemotherapy neuropathy

Mount Nittany Health is proud to be one of the few facilities in the nation that offers services specifically dedicated to women with neurological conditions. 

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Treatment: Mount Nittany Health Neurologists provide treatment plans based on the individual patient’s needs. These treatments can include:

  • Medications
  • Physical Therapy for headache care
  • Nutrition and lifestyle treatment
  • Behavioral health treatment
  • Exercise

To learn more about women’s neurology care options talk to your primary care physician or click on the appropriate program link below: