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Neurology Clinic
Upstate Health Care Center
4th Fl.,
90 Presidential Plaza
Syracuse, NY 13202
Map & directions
Phone: 315 464-4243
Fax: 315 464-7328
Hours: 8-4:30

Neurologists prevent, diagnose and treat diseases of the nervous system. In general terms, these diseases will affect the brain, spinal cord, nerves or muscles.

Commonly treated diseases include:

  • Stroke
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Epilepsy
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Headache

There are many additional nervous system diseases for which neurologists provide care.

A neurologist is a physician who completes four years of specialized training in neurology, often followed by 1 or more years of further specialization in neuromuscular disease, epilepsy, stroke, or other field Medicine.

Department of Neurology physicians and staff provide clinical care to patients from an area ranging from Pennsylvania to the Canadian border, and including over 16 counties in Upstate New York.

The Department is organized into inpatient and outpatient services. Inpatient services include the General Neurology Ward Service, the Stroke Service, and the Neurology Critical Care Service. A Neurology Consultation Service also provides consultative care for patients admitted to the hospital for other reasons, but who also have neurological complaints.

Our Providers

Anuradha K Duleep, MD
Anuradha K Duleep, MD


Neurology; Clinical Neurophysiology; Acute & Chronic Diseases and Conditions in Adult Patients; Alzheimer's Disease - Dementia; Epilepsy; Lou Gehrig's Disease; more

Puneet Kapur, MD
Puneet Kapur, MD


American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN); Neurology; Acute & Chronic Diseases and Conditions in Adult Patients

Laura E Simionescu, MD
Laura E Simionescu, MD


Neurology; Electrodiagnostic Medicine; Lou Gehrig's Disease; Neuromuscular Disease; Clinical Trials; Electromyography (EMG); more

Michael L Vertino, MD
Michael L Vertino, MD


Neurology; Clinical Neurophysiology; Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; Epilepsy; Essential Tremor; Lou Gehrig's Disease; more