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Brain & Spine Care

Enjoy expert, coordinated neurological care at Ballad Health. You’ll benefit from comprehensive diagnostic services, treatment and rehabilitation close to you in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

Brain and spine specialists

If you have an injury or disorder affecting your brain, spine or nervous system, your primary care doctor will refer you to a neurologist or neurosurgeon who specializes in treating your condition.

Conditions we treat

Choose Ballad Health for experienced care of neurologic conditions, including:

Diagnosing neurologic conditions

Your doctor may perform a neurological exam and recommend diagnostic tests for neurologic disorders at Ballad Health.

The exam and test results will help your neurologist identify a brain, spine or central nervous system condition and recommend the most effective treatment.

Complete neurologic services and treatments

At Ballad Health, you’ll benefit from a full range of services for brain and spine conditions.

Take advantage of:

Top-quality neurologic care

When you choose Ballad Health, you’ll enjoy high-quality neurological care.

You can feel confident that you’ll stay safe and be satisfied with our care because:

  • CareChex® ranked Holston Valley Medical Center among the top 100 hospitals in the nation in 2017 and top 10 percent in the nation for medical excellence in neurological care in 2016 and 2017.
  • CareChex® ranked Johnson City Medical Center among the top 100 hospitals in the nation for patient safety in neurological care in 2017.
  • Johnson City Medical Center’s spine surgery program is designated a Blue Distinction Center+ by BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee for affordable, high-level care; treatment expertise and overall patient results.
  • United Healthcare recognizes Bristol Regional and Holston Valley as Premium Surgical Spine Specialty Centers for quality of care and staff experience.

Peripheral nerve disorders

Our physicians treat a wide range of peripheral nerve disorders that typically begin with numbness, pain, burning or tingling, muscle weakness and sensitivity to touch.

Conditions we treat

Choose Ballad Health for experienced care of neurologic conditions, including:

  • Brachial plexus injury
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Foot drop injury
  • Malignant nerve sheath tumors
  • Meralgia paresthetica
  • Nerve compressions and entrapments
  • Nerve injuries
  • Neurofibromas
  • Schwannomas
  • Spinal accessory nerve injury
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Ulnar nerve entrapment

 

Find a Specialist

View Ballad Health’s network of doctors and search by name, specialty, condition, gender and location. Or call 833-8-BALLAD for help finding a provider who offers the specific care you need.

Brain & Spine Care Locations

701 Med Tech Parkway, Suite 300
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 232-8301
36.3339436
-82.39984490000001
444 Clinchfield Street, Suite 103
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 578-1518
36.5536219
-82.5641462
1 Medical Park Boulevard
Bristol, TN 37620
(423) 844-1121
36.5854658
-82.25680199999999
130 West Ravine Road
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 224-4000
36.5540128
-82.55483030000001
400 N. State of Franklin Road
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 431-6111
36.3077445
-82.38424980000001

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Friday, September 13, 2019

Local Walmart and Sam’s Club stores raise more than $180,000 for Niswonger Children’s Hospital

Walmart and Sam’s Club stores are helping Niswonger Children’s Hospital make miracles – one dollar at a time ... read more about Local Walmart and Sam’s Club stores raise more than $180,000 for Niswonger Children’s Hospital.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

“It’s Bristol BABY!®” board book encourages reading from birth

Bristol Regional Medical Center is uniting with several community organizations to engage parents, families and children in reading with the launch of a new book, “It’s Bristol BABY!®” ... read more about “It’s Bristol BABY!®” board book encourages reading from birth.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Ballad Health Hiring for New Urgent Care Center in Lee County

In order to provide much-needed services in the area as soon as possible, Ballad Health is opening an urgent care center at 127 Healthcare Drive, Suite 3, in Pennington Gap ... read more about Ballad Health Hiring for New Urgent Care Center in Lee County.