Our Services

The Swedish Neuroscience Institute provides a full range of services - from sophisticated diagnostics to advanced rehabilitation resources - and offers the most progressive medical and surgical treatments in virtually every neurological field. Areas of treatment and services include:

Adult Hydrocephalus Program

Swedish Neuroscience Institute in Seattle, WA has one of the few programs in the United States dedicated to diagnosing and treating adults with Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus.

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Early symptoms of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) include muscle weakness and paralysis. Learn more how the Swedish ALS Program diagnoses and manages care.

Balance Center

The Swedish Balance Center provides specialty care for the diagnosis and treatment of dizziness, vertigo and other balance-related conditions.

Center for Hearing & Skull Base Surgery

The Center for Hearing and Skull Base Surgery combines the most advanced surgical techniques with leading-edge technologies to deliver the highest level of care for those who live with hearing loss, ear disease and skull base tumors.

Cerebrovascular Center at Swedish

Cerebrovascular Center Treats Brain Blood Vessel Disorders.  The Swedish Cerebrovascular Center is the only center in the Pacific Northwest that offers comprehensive, coordinated care for patients with brain blood vessel disorders such as brain aneurysm and stroke.

CyberKnife Stereotactic Radiosurgery

At the Swedish Radiosurgery Center in Seattle, our radiosurgery team uses CyberKnife to treat cancerous and noncancerous tumors in the brain, breast, head and neck, kidney, lung, liver, pancreas, pelvis, prostate, spine and other parts of the body.

Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)

Like a pacemaker for the brain, deep brain stimulation (DBS) controls electrical signals in the brain to help control abnormal movements such as tremors and involuntary muscle contractions.

Gamma Knife Radiosurgery

Gamma Knife® is a type of stereotactic radiosurgery. Although it may sound like surgery – it isn’t. Rather, it is a type of radiation therapy that delivers beams of high-dose radiation from multiple angles to precisely target and destroy tumors.

Know the Signs of a Stroke (F.A.S.T.)

Stroke care at Swedish is designed to ensure that stroke patients receive safe, timely, comprehensive care using the most advanced treatments available.

Movement Disorders

Our Movement Disorders program offers a comprehensive range of services, from diagnostic testing and innovative treatments to rehabilitation and follow-up support. 

Multiple Sclerosis

We are a comprehensive care center with the expertise, resources and support you need to manage MS, whether you are newly diagnosed or living with the disease.


Neurologists at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute are well-known for understanding, diagnosing and treating illnesses of the brain, spine and other parts of the nervous system.


Swedish Neuro-Ophthalmology cares for patients with visual problems related to disorders of the nervous system, including optic nerve disorders, loss of vision from central nervous system disease, double vision (diplopia) and involuntary movement of the eyes (nystagmus).


Seattle, WA neurosurgeons at Swedish Neuroscience Institute are highly skilled and use the very latest diagnostic and surgical equipment to treat aneurysm, perform brain-tumor surgery and complex spine and epilepsy procedures.

Pediatric Neurology

The Swedish Pediatric Neuroscience Center in Seattle, WA provides comprehensive neurological care for infants, children and adolescents with a wide spectrum of acute and chronic neurological disorders.

Pituitary Center

The Pituitary Center at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute offers the Pacific Northwest's most comprehensive and multidisciplinary program for pituitary conditions.


Neurological rehabilitation at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute includes a broad spectrum of services for patients with neurological diseases and disorders, including spinal cord injury, head injury, stroke, multiple sclerosis, ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig’s disease) and post-polio.

Seattle Neuropsychiatric Treatment Center (SeattleNTC)

The Seattle, WA Neuropsychiatric Treatment Center provides comprehensive evaluation and care for patients with psychiatric conditions, including depression, obsessive compulsive disorder and related conditions with brain stimulation therapies which use electricity, magnetic pulses, or surgical implants to directly activate the brain.

Skull-base Tumors

Neurosurgeons at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute are among the most knowledgeable in the country about skull-base tumors.

Spine Specialists

Whether it is acute or chronic pain in the spine, the spine specialists at Swedish Neuroscience Institute can help you find the best treatment to give you long-term relief and live as pain-free as possible.

Swedish Epilepsy Program

Our epilepsy program has earned a national reputation for its medical and surgical treatment of seizure disorders. We’re also accredited by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers as a level-four epilepsy center, which indicates the most comprehensive level of care for patients with epileptic seizures. 

TeleStroke Network

The Swedish Acute Stroke Telemedicine Program, located at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute, uses video conferencing technology to make its stroke expertise available to communities and ensure a stroke patient’s window of opportunity doesn’t close before they receive critical treatment.

The Ben & Catherine Ivy Center for Advanced Brain Tumor Treatment

The Ivy Center treats thousands of patients with complex, difficult-to-treat brain tumors.