At the Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases at UF Health, we understand complex neurological disorders require an integrated approach to care.
From neurologists, social workers, physical therapists and nutritionists, our unique combination of specialists can meet all care needs in one location for a variety of neurological disorders, including:
- Parkinson’s disease, dystonia and other movement disorders
- Alzheimer’s disease, memory, cognition and other dementias
- Multiple sclerosis
- ALS and other neuromuscular disorders
- Traumatic brain injury
During your visit to the Fixel Institute, you receive comprehensive services from a variety of specialities, including neurology, neuropsychology, psychiatry, neurosurgery, nutrition, social work, rehabilitation services, neuropsychology, speech and swallow therapy, and more.
Conditions and Treatments
We are proud to care for patients at UF Health Shands Hospital, ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report.
Our team can also meet with you in the comfort of your own home using your myuflhealth account. Secure conferencing protects your privacy and saves you time and money traveling to our office.
Telehealth appointments are reimbursable through Florida’s Medicaid and Medicare programs. Please contact us to learn about telehealth options that may be available to you by calling (352) 294-5400.
For your convenience and peace of mind
Aids and services are available to help people with disabilities communicate effectively.
Baby-changing stations are available in many of UF Health's restrooms.
Patients and guests get free wireless internet access at UF Health hospitals.
The Garden of Hope, Sun Terrace, and other spaces help patients and families relax.
Gender-neutral, public restrooms are located throughout UF Health's properties.
UF Health provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English.
Smoking, chewing tobacco, or using electronic cigarettes is prohibited on UF Health properties.
You can download a form or call (352) 594-0909 to have medical records mailed or faxed.
Social workers are part of the patient's care team and work with medical staff and nurses.