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Peripheral Nerve Surgery Center

Patients at the Peripheral Nerve Surgery Center benefit from Peripheral Nerve Surgery Center's collaborative approach. Many nerve injuries and disorders are first recognized by neurologists, neuromuscular specialists and orthopedists. Drawing on the expert medical talent at Johns Hopkins, our physicians collaborate with their expert colleagues in other disciplines to share information, leading to the highly specialized experience our world-renowned medical institution is known for.

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Preparing for Your Appointment 
Make the most of your appointment time and arrive prepared. Learn what you need to bring to your first appointment.  

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Meet Our Experts
Learn more about the multi-disciplinary team changing lives every day at Johns Hopkins. 

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Brachial Plexus Treatment Options
Listen to a podcast describing brachial plexus nerves and treatment options.

Not All Peripheral Nerve Conditions Require Surgery

Some peripheral nerve conditions do not require surgery. Learn more about the Peripheral Nerve Center, which excels in diagnosis and medical treatment of peripheral nerve disorders and can provide a surgical referral if necessary.

Complex, Two-Day Schwannoma Spinal Tumor Removal | Anita’s Story

Anita’s large schwannoma spinal tumor was attached to a nerve in her spine and had grown into her chest, threatening to paralyze her arm. Learn how a Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon and thoracic surgeon worked together with their teams to successfully remove the tumor over two days.

Neurofibromatosis (NF) Tumor Surgery | Hannah's Story

Related to her diagnosis of neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1), Hannah had a complex plexiform neurofibroma (tumor) growing in her chest since she was 18 months old. After graduating high school, Hannah and her parents learned that the tumor had become cancerous. Watch how the team at the Johns Hopkins Comprehensive Neurofibromatosis Center worked with Hannah and her family to give her the outcome of a lifetime.


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Maryland Patients

To request an appointment or refer a patient, please contact the Johns Hopkins Peripheral Nerve Surgery Center at 410-614-9923.
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Adult Neurology: 410-955-9441
Pediatric Neurology: 410-955-4259
Adult Neurosurgery: 410-955-6406
Pediatric Neurosurgery: 410-955-7337


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