Neurology

The Neurology team at Vanderbilt University Medical Center offers advanced care to treat brain and nervous system disorders. These types of conditions can cause a great deal of anxiety and fear — particularly when you’re experiencing symptoms and haven’t been able to find out what’s causing them. Our team will do what it takes to reach a diagnosis so that you’ll know what’s going on. Then we’ll work with you to manage it.

Conditions We Treat

We treat all neurological conditions, including:

Meet Your Care Team

Bassel W. Abou-khalil
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4.8

Bassel W. Abou-khalilMD

    Epilepsy, Neurology, Neurosciences
Lealani Mae Y. Acosta
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4.7

Lealani Mae Y. AcostaMD, MPH

    Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, Neurology, Neurosciences
Kanika Bagai
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4.7

Kanika BagaiMSCI, MD

    Neurology, Neurosciences, Sleep Disorders, Sleep Medicine
Francesca R. Bagnato
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4.8

Francesca R. BagnatoMD

    Neurology
Holly Dunn
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4.4

Holly DunnRN, ACNP

    Neurology
Sarah Graves
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4.8

Sarah GravesMSN, FNP-BC

    Neurology
Amanda C. Hicklin
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4.6

Amanda C. HicklinFNP

    Neuromuscular Disorders, Neurosciences, Pediatric Neurology, Sleep Medicine
Nicole A. Poirier
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4.8

Nicole A. PoirierFNP-BC

    Neurology, Sleep Medicine
Laurel A. Schaefer
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4.8

Laurel A. SchaeferAGPCNP-BC

    Neurology, Sleep Medicine
Kristen B. Sherman
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4.9

Kristen B. ShermanPA

    Pediatric Neurology, Sleep Medicine

Why Choose Neurology at Vanderbilt

  • Experienced doctors

    From board certified or board eligible neurologists to our nurse practitioners and physician assistants, every member of our team has successfully completed extensive training in neurology and, in some cases, other specialties. We have the expertise to provide you with the best possible care.

  • Team approach

    We work together to ensure that you receive the comprehensive care you need. Our team members collaborate with each other, as well as with experts in other medical disciplines, to provide you with individual care that addresses your unique needs.

  • Personalized care

    We tailor your treatment plan to meet your unique needs and health goals. We help you navigate your treatment options to ensure that you receive the best possible care.

  • Clinical trials

    As part of an academic medical center, we offer access to some of the most promising new approaches being tested in clinical trials. Find a clinical trial

  • Second opinions

    A second opinion can help you make the best decisions. We review your medical history, diagnostic tests, any previous treatments and your personal preferences to provide you with an informed opinion.

  • Online health portal

    We want to make your experience as seamless and stress-free as possible. You can use our secure online portal, My Health at Vanderbilt, to contact your care team 24/7, schedule appointments, manage medications and access your medical records.

Tests, Treatments and Services

We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including:

Locations (6)

2220 Pierce Avenue, Suite B1053
Nashville, TN 37232
1500 21st Avenue South, The Village at Vanderbilt, Suite 1506
Nashville, TN 37212
2105 Edward Curd Lane, Suite B100
Franklin, TN 37067
1616 West Main Street, Suite 201
Lebanon, TN 37087
Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 24100
Nashville, TN 37204
1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 3930
Nashville, TN 37232
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