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Welcome to the Department of Neurology

Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Regents University Augusta!

GHSU Hospital

D Hess


Our Department aims for the highest quality of clinical care, the best training experience for our medical students, residents and Fellows, and the performance of cutting-edge research.  This is an exciting time in Neuroscience. The brain and nervous system is the great and final frontier in medicine.

Better treatments are being developed for previous incurable neurological diseases offering hope for our patientsand exciting challenges for Neurologists. At GRUA, we have a multidisciplinary Neuroscience Center of Excellence where we have active collaborations between Neurologists, Neurosurgeons, Psychiatrists, and basic scientists.Please contact me if you have any questions about our Department.

David C. Hess M.D. 
office: (706) 721-1691

Department News and Events

Stroke center awarded highest designation 
(Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center)
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GRU Neurology Doctors make Best Docs List again
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Can Old Brains Get Full? Joe Tsien, PH.D. featured in CBS news article 
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ALS Logo National Parkisons Foundation Logo The Joint Commission (formerly known as the Joint Commission for Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations Logo Seal of the National Association of Epilpsy Center, awarded to GHSU Department of Neurology in 2007


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