Neuro-Critical Care


    Neuro-critical care is a medical sub-specialty dedicated to advanced care, treatment, and outcomes for patients with advanced or life-threatening neurological conditions.

    Our providers


    Hesham Allam, MD

    Neurologist Neurology
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 3100 Springfield, IL 62702

    Nicole Atwood, AGACNP-BC

    Advance Practice Nurse Neurology
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 3100 Springfield, IL 62702

    Breck Jones, MD

    Vascular, Endovascular, and Skull Base Neurosurgeon Neurosurgery
    747 N. Rutledge Street Suite 2287 Springfield, IL 62702

    Why SIU

    Continually learning

    With a focus on continual improvement, our doctors take the time to research, study and innovate to provide the latest treatments for our patients.

    Patient-first experience

    Our care ranges from primary care physicians to specialists and sub-specialists who have advanced training. We're here for you when you need us.

    Breakthrough technology

    Continually teaching the next generation of doctors, our physicians use the latest developments in procedures and technologies for our patients.

    Clinical Trials

    Neuroscience Institute

    18-513: A Randomized Clinical Trial of Andexanet Alfa in Acute Intracranial Hemorrhage in Patients Receiving an Oral Factor XA Inhibitor

    Active not recruiting

    18-513:  The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of andexanet alfa (andexanet) versus usual care on the rate of effective homostasis.