Norton Neuroscience Institute | Norton Healthcare Louisville, Ky.

Norton Neuroscience Institute

Louisville’s Leader in Neurological Care

Our neurologists and neurosurgeons have the expertise and tools to provide care tailored to your needs.


More patients from Louisville and Southern Indiana seek treatment from Norton Neuroscience Institute’s nationally
recognized neurologists and neurosurgeons than any other provider in the area.

  • We have more than 60 medical, surgical and research specialists dedicated to providing innovative care to those with brain, spine and nervous system conditions.
  • We use advanced minimally invasive neurosurgery equipment that speeds your recovery and minimizes pain.
  • Our multidisciplinary clinics offer easy access to specialists in oncology, cardiovascular, orthopedics,  and behavioral health.
  • Norton Healthcare has the largest network of accredited stroke centers in the area.

    • Norton Brownsboro Hospital’s designation as a Comprehensive Stroke Center by the Joint Commission and American Stroke Association represents the highest level of care.
    • The Joint Commission also certified Norton Audubon Hospital and Norton Hospital as Primary Stroke Centers and Norton Women’s & Children’s Hospital as an Acute Stroke Ready Hospital.
  • Norton Neuroscience Institute Resource Center navigators help educate patients and their families about new diagnoses, available treatments and managing their disease.
  • We are nationally recognized by Becker’s Hospital Review as a Top 100 neurosurgery and spine program.

Why choose Norton Neuroscience Institute

“When patients choose Norton Neuroscience Institute, they are not just choosing their neurologists or their neurosurgeon. They are choosing a nationally recognized care team that collaborates together day in and day out to ensure our patients are getting the best and most innovative and advanced care for their neurological condition.”

Christopher B. Shields, M.D.
Medical Director
Norton Neuroscience Institute

What We Treat

What we treat

Norton Neuroscience Institute’s distinguished neurologists and neurosurgeons treat a full range of brain, spinal cord and nervous system conditions.

Patient Support

Patient support

Norton Neuroscience Institute Resource Center offers support and help to patients navigating their care plan.

Locations

Locations

Norton Neurosciences Institute has offices across Louisville and Southern Indiana — from Corydon, Indiana, to Shelbyville, Kentucky.

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