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Neurology

When you need outpatient neurology services, we’re here to help

If you are experiencing chronic neurological symptoms and pain that have reduced your level of functioning, and are seeking intervention from a qualified specialist, Neurosurgical Specialty Services at Ellenville Regional Hospital (ERH) offers highly skilled evaluation and treatment by Michael Stewart Hahn, M.D., P.C. Dr. Hahn, a highly qualified neurosurgeon, sees patients onsite at the ERH Specialty Services Department and performs outpatient surgeries and procedures to alleviate and treat many common neurological conditions. ERH offers a holistic approach to treatment that does not rely solely on medications to alleviate, improve or cure symptoms. Following proper diagnosis, our outpatient programming emphasizes surgical interventions, injections, procedures and complementary rehabilitation sessions.

For convenience, you can participate in physical therapy (speech/language and/or occupational therapy sessions) and have new MRI studies, CT scans, x-rays and ultrasound tests done right here, on site. We work with people of all ages, and tailor treatments to your individual needs and physical condition. Your caregivers and family members are welcome to attend sessions, as they may play a vital role in helping you to practice skills at home.

Common Neurological Conditions treated

Services provided by Neurosurgical Specialty Services at ERH include evaluation and treatment of neurological/neurosurgical conditions such as:

  • Back and neck, arm and leg pain
  • Carpel tunnel syndrome
  • Arm or leg numbness/tingling
  • Neuropathy
  • Brain tumors
  • Stroke
  • Dizziness

Patients may be seen on a walk-in or referral basis, and the first step in diagnosing a problem is a physical examination and a comprehensive medical history. Your examination will include a discussion with Dr. Hahn about your symptoms and concerns, and further testing – such as MRI, x-rays, CT Scans and ultrasounds – will be done as needed. If Dr. Hahn determines that outpatient neurological surgery is right for you, scheduling is flexible.

Michael S. Hahn

Neurological Surgery

What kind of treatment and therapy might I receive?

Our innovative Neurosurgical Specialty Services offers outpatient surgery and procedures designed to alleviate pain/discomfort and improve mobility/function, in combination with prescribed and over-the-counter medications, non-pharmacologic approaches and physical therapy. Referrals to the ERH Physical Therapy Department, ERH Pain Management Services, ERH Occupational TherapyERH Speech/Language Pathology and ERH Digital Diagnostic Imaging Department will be made, as needed, within the context of the program’s emphasis on looking at the whole person.

Do you accept referrals?

Yes, we encourage referrals from medical professionals, caregivers and others.

Working with your provider

If you need additional medical services (such as a prescription for medications or referrals for physical therapy), we will work with your provider or refer you to our staff professionals.

Who pays for my treatment?

Medicare and most major health insurers will pay for part of your Neurosurgical Specialty Services. If you cannot afford to pay, you may be eligible for our financial assistance program. Most insurances are accepted.

Certifications and additional resources

Our program is licensed and certified by New York State. The following websites offer additional information about neurological conditions and outpatient surgeries:

Make an appointment

If you would like to schedule an appointment with our Neurosurgeon, please call 845-334-9933 or 845-647-6400 ext. 314.

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Call: 845-334-9933 or 845-647-6400 ext. 314.

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Why Choose ERH?

We have pride in providing care to our community. Our Board, leadership and staff are focused on quality and compassion. Being the finest small hospital in the country means you benefit from our innovations and initiatives, such as our approach to population health in our community and Opioid reduction programs. Our dedication to improvements in Ellenville Regional Hospital has won awards and recognition nationally. We will not compromise on our programs where you will find expert medical, rehabilitative and surgical services. Inpatient, Sub Acute or Outpatient, we will have a team to support your needs.

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Innovation

Since implementing the athenaOne system in February 2017, ERH has streamlined all aspects of the hospital’s workflow

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Collaboration

Our focus is on narrowing the wide variation in treatment for patients with chronic pain

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Award-winning care

We are also improving the outcomes for our inpatients through our Swing Bed Outcomes Improvement Project,

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Ellenville Regional Hospital is your hospital and looks forward to hearing from our local and surrounding area families, patients and referrers. Please send us your comments, concerns and suggestions to assist us in continuous improvements. If you want to recognize the caregivers at ERH, please drop us a note and tell us about your experience.

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