Primary Stroke Center
Centra Lynchburg General Hospital was the first hospital in central, southside and western Virginia to earn The Joint Commission's National Certificate of Distinction for Primary Stroke Centers. Centra has since been awarded the Get with the Guidelines, Gold Plus Achievement designation reserved for health systems who achieve higher quality standards.
A dedicated neurological intensive care unit at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital provides specialized nursing technologies for patients recovering from significant head injury or head and neck neurosurgical procedures.
Centra provides expert neurological care in Bedford, Lynchburg, and Farmville. Our outpatient specialists provide care for the follwing conditions:
• Dementia and other Cognitive disorders
• EMG/Nerve Conduction
• Headaches and Migraine
• Movement disorders
• Multiple Sclerosis
• Myasthenia Gravis
• Neuro-inflammatory disease
• Seizure disorders/epilepsy
Centra Medical Group is seeking a Neurologist to join our growing Neuroscience team in central Virginia.
Based in Lynchburg, Virginia, Centra Lynchburg General Hospital is a Primary Stroke Center and holds the Gold Plus Award from the American Stroke Association for stroke core measure performance.
Program highlights include:
- 13-bed stroke unit, 12-bed neuro ICU
- Established endovascular program
- Advanced stroke team
- Established sub-specialty care
Candidates with sub-specialty training in stroke or epilepsy or an interest in neurohospitalist service feel free to apply.
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