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Cognitive Disorders

Cognitive disorders affect your brain’s ability to learn, think and process information.

Our Cognitive Disorders Program specializes in evaluating and treating problems that affect memory, reasoning and orientation. 

Cognitive Disorders: Why Choose Vanderbilt

  • Personalized care: We create a treatment plan tailored to you. Our compassionate patient care team guides you through every step of your care, answering questions and coordinating your visits. 
  • Team approach: Our cognitive disorders team includes neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuropsychologists, psychiatrists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech pathologists and nutritionists. This makes the team uniquely qualified to manage your diagnosis and develop an effective, personalized care plan for you.
  • Clinical trials: At Vanderbilt, you have access to advanced cognitive disorders approaches through research studies known as clinical trials. 

Cognitive Disorders: Conditions We Treat

  • Alzheimer’s disease 
  • Amnesia
  • Corticobasal degeneration
  • Dementia
  • Frontotemporal lobar degeneration
  • Lewy body disease
  • Mild cognitive impairment (MCI)
  • Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH)
  • Parkinson’s disease 
  • Progressive aphasia
  • Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP)
  • Vascular cognitive impairment and vascular dementia (post-stroke dementia)

Cognitive Disorders: Treatments We Offer

  • Clinical research studies
  • Medication
  • Neuropsychological evaluation
  • Occupational therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Speech and language pathology

Cognitive Disorders: Locations

Vanderbilt Neurology
The Vanderbilt Clinic
1301 Medical Center Dr., Suite 3930
Nashville, TN 37232
Phone: (615) 936-0060
Fax: (615) 343-2008
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Vanderbilt Neurology One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 24100
Nashville, TN 37204
Phone: (615) 936-0060
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Vanderbilt Neurosciences
1112 Pierce Ave., Suite B1053
Nashville, TN 37232
Phone: (615) 936-0060
Fax: (615) 936-7147
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Vanderbilt Neurosurgery
The Village at Vanderbilt
1500 21st Ave South, Suite 1506
Nashville, TN 37212
Phone: (615) 322-7417
Fax: (615) 322-6875
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