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Jones Regional Medical Center Urgent Care - Anamosa

1795 Highway 64 East
Anamosa, IA 52205

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Ankeny)

1055 Southwest Oralabor Road
Ankeny, IA 50023

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Bett Plex)

5185 Competition Drive
Bettendorf, IA 52722

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Jordan Creek)

180 Jordan Creek Pkwy
West Des Moines, IA 50266

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Lindale)

153 Collins Road Northeast
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Marshalltown)

1704 South Center Street
Marshalltown, IA 50158

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (North Crossing)

2134 Logan Avenue
Waterloo, IA 50703

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Peck's Landing)

1940 Blairs Ferry Rd.
Hiawatha, IA 52233

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Peoria)

8914 North Knoxville Avenue
Peoria, IL 61615

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Prairie Parkway)

5100 Prairie Parkway
Cedar Falls, IA 50613

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (San Marnan)

1655 East San Marnan Drive
Waterloo, IA 50702

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Washington)

209 North Cummings Lane
Washington, IL 61571

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Waukee)

950 E Hickman Rd
Waukee, IA 50263

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Waverly)

101 Cedar River Pkwy 101
Waverly, IA 50677

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express at Duck Creek

1417 Kimberly Road
Bettendorf, IA 52722

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UnityPoint Clinic Behavioral Health Urgent Care - Des Moines

1250 East 9th Street
Des Moines, IA 50316

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UnityPoint Clinic Express - United Medical Park

1731 West Ridgeway Avenue
Waterloo, IA 50701

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UnityPoint Clinic Express (Fort Dodge)

2728 2nd Avenue South
Fort Dodge, IA 50501

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UnityPoint Clinic Express Care - Bettendorf

3415 53rd Avenue
Bettendorf, IA 52722

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UnityPoint Clinic Express Care - Moline

106 19th Avenue
Moline, IL 61265

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UnityPoint Clinic Express Care - North Port

3426 North Port Drive
Muscatine, IA 52761

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UnityPoint Clinic Express Care - SouthPark Pointe

3904 16th Street
Moline, IL 61265

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UnityPoint Clinic Family Medicine and Walk-In Care - Peosta

8456 Commercial Ct
PO Box 80
Peosta, IA 52068

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UnityPoint Clinic First Care - East Peoria

2535 East Washington Street
East Peoria, IL 61611

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UnityPoint Clinic First Care - Peoria Heights

1120 East War Memorial Drive
Peoria Heights, IL 61616

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Altoona

2720 8th Street Southwest
Altoona, IA 50009

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Ankeny Medical Park

3625 North Ankeny Boulevard
Ankeny, IA 50023

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Ingersoll

2103 Ingersoll Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Marion

2992 7th Avenue
Marion, IA 52302

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Merle Hay

4020 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA 50310

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Southglen

6520 Southeast 14th Street
Des Moines, IA 50320

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Sunnybrook

5885 Sunnybrook Drive
Sioux City, IA 51106

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Urbandale

5200 NW 100th Street
Urbandale, IA 50322

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - West

2255 John F Kennedy Road
Dubuque, IA 52002

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Westside

2375 Edgewood Road Southwest
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

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UnityPoint Clinic - Allergy

Neurosurgery

What is Neurosurgery?

Neurosurgery refers to any surgical procedure to the parts of the nervous system, including the brain and spinal cord.

What Does a Neurosurgeon Do?

A neurosurgeon specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of injuries and disorders of the nervous system. He or she provides special brain and spine procedures and surgeries. Your UnityPoint Clinic neurosurgeon provides treatment for nervous system trauma, surgical clipping for brain aneurysms and even certain operations to help mitigate psychiatric diseases.

A neurosurgeon is a provider with an extensive education in general medicine and surgery, as well as a neurosurgery residency, board certification in neurological surgery and often, a specialized neurosurgery fellowship.

Types of Neurosurgery

Your UnityPoint Clinic neurosurgeon can provide the following intracranial and spinal procedures and surgeries:

  • Craniotomy for trauma and brain tumors
  • Acute epidural/subdural/intracranial hemorrhage treatment
  • Transsphenoidal removal of pituitary tumors
  • Skull fracture treatment and shunt placement
  • Cervical discectomy and fusion
  • Cervical corpectomy for stenosis
  • Kyphoplasty for spinal fracture
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Spinal cord tumor removal

What Health Conditions Can Neurosurgery Treat?

Neurosurgery is a treatment option for the following conditions:

  • Brain tumor
  • Stroke
  • Spinal disorders
  • Traumatic brain injury (TBI)
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Movement disorders, such as Parkinson's
  • Back pain
  • Chronic pain
  • Sciatica
  • Pinched nerves

Benefits of UnityPoint Clinic Neurosurgery

The neurosurgeons at UnityPoint Clinic specialize in procedures to treat your pain, injury or disorder whether it's related to your brain, spine or another part of the nervous system. We will work with you and any other providers on your neurology team to diagnosis and treat your problem quickly. Our experts will provide you with a comprehensive, coordinated approach to care that meets your needs.