Beaumont Hospital

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Neurosciences Services

(A) Neurology Service

The service is divided into stroke rehabilitation and general neurological rehabilitation. An additional out patient service is offered to patients with MS. Neurological patients under the care of a neurologist in Beaumont Hospital may also be seen through the Outpatient service.

Areas of speciality include:

  • Vestibular rehabilitation
  • Functional electrical stimulation including use of the Odstock dropped foot stimulator
  • Hydrotherapy
  • MS Review Service / MS class
  • Assessment of post-polio patients
  • Quantitative Muscle Analysis Unit (QMA)

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(B)  Neurosurgery Service

Beaumont Hospital is the national centre for neurosurgery in Ireland.  The physiotherapy department provides an in-patient service for both adult and paediatric neurosurgical patients.  The service manages patients in the neurosurgical intensive care setting and provides neurological rehabilitation where appropriate

Areas of speciality:

  • Facial and acoustic service
  • Spinal  triage clinic
  • Tracheostomy initiative (joint venture with respiratory service)

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