Bayfront Health St. Petersburg offers a full spectrum of care for brain, spinal cord and nervous system conditions. Our comprehensive care includes extensive diagnostic capabilities, advanced treatment, and rehabilitation and recovery services. From brain tumors, strokes, and seizures to head trauma, and spinal cord injuries and disorders, our experienced team has the knowledge and technology to help improve a patient’s quality of life.
Our neurology program, Bayfront Neurosciences, features a dedicated neurology staff of board-certified neurosurgeons, neurologists, an interventional neuroradiologist, and physicians with subspecialties that include stroke, epilepsy and Parkinson’s disease. Our physicians work collaboratively with a skilled, multidisciplinary team of nurses, rehabilitation specialists and support staff who are specialized in neurology.
Our fully-equipped neurodiagnostics lab is among the best in the region for diagnosing neurological conditions and helping physicians evaluate the progress of illness or injury. Bayfront Health St. Petersburg offers a 38-bed unit dedicated to the care of neurosciences patients.
Our Interventional Neuroradiology (INR) team is available to diagnose and treat a variety of conditions, including stroke and brain aneurism. The goal of the team is to provide quick, minimally invasive options to treat severe conditions, minimizing the impact to the patient.
Award Winning Care
Bayfront Health St. Petersburg is certified as a primary stroke center with the Gold Seal of Approval from the Joint Commission. We offer comprehensive treatment from emergency care to rehabilitation, and feature advanced evaluation, neuro-imaging, interventional neuroradiology and clot-dissolving treatments.
Prompt care is crucial in treating stroke patients. In our emergency department, our brain attack team quickly assembles healthcare professionals and the medical technology, including minimally invasive clot-busting technology only available at [cp:scripting key='AudienceInfo'attributesystemname='CompanyName' /].
Offering the full continuum of care, our rehabilitation services provides a full range of inpatient and outpatient programs for stroke patients. Patients work to regain their independence under the care of a multidisciplinary team of skilled physicians, therapists, speech language pathologists, nurses and psychologists.
At Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, our goal is not only to diagnose and treat medical conditions, but to partner with our patients, and their loved ones, through the next steps of treatment and recovery. Support groups help patients and families feel knowledgeable and supported, and help to improve quality of life.
We offer a variety of support groups, including support groups for stroke survivors, brain injury and more.
American Stroke Association
National Stroke Association
National Parkinson Foundation
National Aphasia Association
Epilepsy Foundation of America
Suncoast Epilepsy Association