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Brain and Spine Institute

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Welcome to the Brain & Spine Institute

The Brain and Spine Institute is made up of experts in the field of neuroscience in order to bring patients the best healthcare in East Tennessee for a full range of neurological diseases and disorders, including treating those with the most complex stroke cases.

Patient Guide

As a new or long-term patient or visitor, UT Medical Center recognizes how difficult it is to find your way around a new facility or to locate amenities and services.

Medical Services & Procedures

Premier technology for diagnostics and treatment of brain and spine diseases and conditions is available at the UT Medical Center’s Brain and Spine Institute.

Diseases & Conditions

There are many diseases and conditions that can affect the brain and spine. Their affects may be the most frightening of all of the things that can go wrong with the body.

Health & Wellness

The institute offers patient-centered care for injuries and diseases such as trauma, degenerative diseases, vascular disorders, structural injuries and conditions of the spine and tumors.

Patient Stories

One of the key missions for the Brain and Spine Institute is to provide information and access to community services. The institute is committed to supporting you and your family.

Tools & Resources

There are several tools available to help assess your brain and spine symptoms or conditions. The following is a brief list of tools you can use to maintain a healthy lifestyle.

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NeuroNET Research Center

The NeuroNET (Neuroscience Network of East Tennessee) Research Center started July of 2014. It was created in response to the rapidly growing Neuroscience research and teaching presence across the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK), UT Medical Center of Knoxville and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).

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