Advocate Brain & Spine Institute

Team of specialists

Led by our multidisciplinary team of specialists, Advocate Brain & Spine Institute offers the latest technology to diagnose and treat all conditions of the brain, spine and nervous system. From pain management specialists and therapists to neurologists and neurosurgeons, our experts work closely together to provide comprehensive solutions for the best possible health outcomes.

To find a doctor and schedule an appointment, call 800-3-ADVOCATE or search online.

Treatment programs

Brain Care Center

Unsurpassed diagnosis and treatment for conditions of the brain from aneurysms to Alzheimer's disease.

Visit our Brain Care Center.

Spine Care Center

Led by world-class spine specialists and designed to quickly guide you to the right level of care so you can start your care plan faster.

Visit our Spine Care Center.


Dedicated to delivering compassionate, specialized medical care to adults diagnosed with brain and spinal cord tumors. We provide leading-edge, tumor-directed therapies while maintaining focused care for your symptoms and concerns.

Learn more about neuro-oncology.

Additional services:

  • Advocate Memory Center: Compassionate approach to treating Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. Learn more.
  • Rehabilitation: Comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care for a full range of rehabilitation services. Learn more.
  • Neurocritical care: Specialized, around-the-clock care for life-threatening brain injuries and illness. Learn more.
  • Advocate Children’s Hospital: World-class brain and spine care designed specifically for kids. Learn more.

Multidisciplinary approach

Our multidisciplinary approach addresses the full scope of each patient's specific needs. From diagnosis and treatment to ongoing support, our team of experts works closely together to develop your comprehensive plan. You'll have access to a wide range of specialists in the fields of:

  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic spine surgery
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Neurointensive care
  • Neuro-interventional radiology
  • Radiology
  • Nursing
  • Rehabilitation
  • Emergency medicine
  • Social work
  • Pain management
  • Pharmacy
  • Nutrition

Innovation & technology

Leading-edge technology: As the largest provider of neurological care in Illinois, our first-class clinicians have access to the latest technological advancements. Using these innovative tools, we’re able treat the most complex cases.

Expertise and education: Our board-certified physicians are also educators and researchers, which means our patients have access to the latest treatments. As an academic health system, we are preparing the next generation of neuroscience experts.


We're committed to providing you with easy access to outstanding care. Our Brain & Spine Institute offers convenient locations throughout Chicago and the suburbs.

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