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Neuroscience Information and Referral Center

Neuroscience Information and Referral Center
Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
Jackson Building, First Floor
8200 Walnut Hill Lane, Dallas, TX 75231
www.phscare.org
1.866.PHD.Neuro (1.866.743.6387)
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Why Are We Here?
The Neuroscience Information and Referral Center at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas gives you the opportunity to ask questions and get answers about disorders treated and studied by neurologic professionals. The center provides help and information for the newly diagnosed, those beginning treatment and long-term survivors and caregivers. Staff at the Center can assist with referrals to physicians and services, support groups, screenings, educational seminars and other important community resources. You can also obtain information on neuroscience research and clinical trials through the Centers' list of Web site bookmarks.

What Is Neuroscience?
Neuroscience is the study and treatment of the central nervous and peripheral nervous systems. This includes the study of brain development, sensation and perception, learning and memory, movement, sleep and neurological and psychiatric disorders.

Information and Education
For patients and caregivers who are affected by a neurological disorder, the Neuroscience Information and Referral Center provides numerous support services to patients and caregivers, including the following:

  • Free literature on neurological disorders
  • Lending library of books, videos and CD-ROMs
  • Support-group referrals
  • Computer with internet access
  • Neurological disorders Web sites
  • Information on local and national organizations

Neuroscience Center Topics of Information

  • Epilepsy
  • Brain and spinal cord tumors
  • Stroke
  • Headache
  • Alzheimer's and dementia
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Psychiatric disorders
  • Sleep
  • Other neurological disorders

Hours of Operations and Contact Information
Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. You may come by the center in person or obtain information by calling 1.866.PHD.Neuro (1.866.743.6387).


Patient Education Links

The following links are to physician-monitored patient education on www.neurologychannel.com.

Patients have been asking lately about NPH (Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus). We recommend the following online education about NPH:


Support Organizations

Education and support about neurology conditions is available through many reliable organizations such as the ones listed below. This list is provided as a courtesy to you and we do not endorse specific organizations.

ADHD
ALS
Alzheimer's
Aphasia
Ataxia
Autism
Benign Essential Blepharospasm
Brain Injury
Brain Tumor
Cerebral Palsy
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
Dystonia
Epilepsy
Fibromyalgia
Guillain-Barre
Headache/Migraine
Hemifacial Spasm
Huntington's Disease
Lyme Disease
Multiple Sclerosis
Muscular Dystrophy
Myasthenia Gravis
Neurofibromatosis
Neuropathy
Pain Management
Parkinson's Disease
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Restless Leg Syndrome
Sleep Disorders
Spasmodic Dystonia/Torticollis
Stroke
Tinnitus
Tourette Syndrome
Tremor
Trigeminal Neuralgia

General Neurology
General Resources
Clinical Trials

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

ADD Resources
Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)

ALS

ALS Association

Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's Association
Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR Center)
American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
American Health Assistance Foundation
Consumer Consortium on Assisted Living
Eldercare Locator

Aphasia

National Aphasia Association

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Ataxia

National Ataxia Foundation (NFA)

Autism

Autism Research Institute
Growing Minds Autism Programs
The Son-Rise Program...The Autism Treatment Center Of America

Benign Essential Blepharospasm

Benign Essential Blepharospasm Research Foundation, Inc. (BEBRF)

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Brain Injury

Brain Injury Association Inc.
Brain Trauma Foundation

Brain Tumor

American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA)
National Brain Tumor Foundation
Children's Brain Tumor Foundation

Cerebral Palsy

United Cerebral Palsy

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Foundation, Inc.

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Dystonia

Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (DMRF)
WE MOVE

Epilepsy

American Epilepsy Society
The Epilepsy Foundation

Fibromyalgia

National Fibromyalgia Association

Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Guillain-Barre Syndrome Foundation International

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Headache/Migraine

American Council for Headache Education (ACHE)
National Headache Foundation
World Headache Alliance

Hemifacial Spasm

Hemifacial Spasm Association

Huntington's Disease

Caring For People with Huntington's Disease
Huntington's Disease Society of America

Lyme Disease

American Lyme Disease Foundation
Lyme Disease: A Patients Guide

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Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA)
National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Muscular Dystrophy

Muscular Dystrophy Association

Myasthenia Gravis

Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGF)

Neurofibromatosis

Neurofibromatosis, Inc.
National Neurofibromatosis Foundation

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Neuropathy

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association
The Neuropathy Association

Pain Management

American Chronic Pain Association, Inc. (ACPA)
National Foundation for the Treatment of Pain
Spine Health

Parkinson's Disease

American Parkinson Disease Association
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research
National Parkinson Foundation, Inc.
Parkinson's Disease Foundation

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Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

Society for Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Inc. (SPSP)

Restless Leg Syndrome

Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation

Sleep Disorders

American Academy of Sleep Medicine
American Sleep Apnea Association
Center for Narcolepsy
National Sleep Foundation
sleepchannel

Spasmodic Dystonia/Torticollis

Dystonia Medical Research Foundation
ST Dystonia Inc.
National Spasmodic Torticollis Association (NSTA)

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Stroke

American Stroke Association
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
National Stroke Association

Tinnitus

American Tinnitus Association

Tourette Syndrome

Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc.

Tremor

International Tremor Foundation
Tremor Action Network

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Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal Neuralgia Association (TNA)

General Neurological Resources

Aging Parents and Elder Care
American Academy of Neurology
Dana Alliance (Charles A. Dana Fund)
Christopher and Dana Reeve Resource Center
Family Caregiver Alliance
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR)
The Brain Matters
The National Rehabilitation Information Center(NARIC)
neurologychannel

General Resources

Safe Medication

Clinical Trials


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