GOSHEN, Ind. – The Goshen Health system board of directors has approved the creation of a neurology center located in Elkhart County to better serve the region. Today, Goshen Health broke ground on the new NeuroCare Center | Goshen Physicians. The building will be located on U.S. 33 behind the Goshen Physicians Family Medicine & Urgent Care clinic.
“Our team has spent the last year and a half working on a vision for a state-of-the-art neurology diagnostic and treatment center for patients and their families situated in Northern Indiana,” stated Dr. Jody Neer, neurologist, Goshen Physicians. “We are committed to working with all providers using affordable, leading-edge neurological services for the region.”
Dr. Jody Neer will move his practice to the NeuroCare Center, serve as the medical director and continue to recruit talented and compassionate providers to join the neurosciences team. The center is scheduled to open in fall 2017, pending construction schedules.
“We have found that all too often patients needing neurology care are sent out of the region or state to obtain this level of qualified specialized care,” stated Randy Christophel, president and CEO, Goshen Health. “We are thrilled to meet this need with an innovative neurology center serving our friends and neighbors.”
Patients will receive comprehensive neurological care for the following conditions:
- Headache disorders, including migraines
- Parkinson’s disease
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Alzheimer’s disease
- Cerebrovascular disease, including stroke
- Neuromuscular disorders, including Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
Patients will have access to the following advanced diagnostic procedures and treatments:
- Electrodiagnostic tests
- Imaging services
- Telehealth services
- Infusion services
- Lab services
- Rehabilitation services
About Goshen Health:
Goshen Health is an award-winning health system that is recognized locally and nationally for its innovation, excellence in patient care and Colleague workplace satisfaction. The organization has achieved these honors by taking a values-driven approach to health care, focusing on compassion, accountability, respect and excellence in every endeavor.