Department of Neurology of Dongfang hospital is the important composed department of Chinese medicine internal subject which is state key subject. Our department is also the important ingredient of the national Chinese medicine encephalopathy laboratory of State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine, encephalopathy key special subject construction unit and Beijing Chinese medicine encephalopathy treatment center.
The department possesses encephalopathy intensive care unit, acute apoplexy unit, multifunction central monitoring system, advanced breathing machine, rehabilitation training room, neuro-psychological room, neuroelectrophysiology room, multifunction cerebral vessels diagnosis/monitoring unit and ultrasound bioelectricity feedback treatment machine, etc complete and advanced facilities. We absorb the advanced theory and technique from correlated subjects actively and take integrated traditional and western medicine to apoplexy prevention, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation. The therapy effect of apoplexy is good and we have gained many nation-class and ministry-class prizes. The department has some advanced techniques, such as: super early thrombolysis of cerebral infarction，micro-wound intracranial hematoma sucking operation after brain hemorrhage, interventional therapy of cerebral vessels and early rehabilitation training. These techniques can reduce the case fatality rate and disability of palsy significantly; meanwhile they can improve the patients’ life quality obviously. There are some special features and good therapy effect to treat headache, dizzy, insomnia, cerebllar ataxia, demyelinating disease, peripheral nerve disease, aphrenia, epilepsia, Parkinson's disease and other neurology stubborn diseases. The diagnosis and treatment to the emergency cases, dangerous cases, intensive cases and stubborn cases have achieved the advanced level in the domestic field.
Under the leadership of Academician Wang Yongyan our department has formed a talented man team who is made up of the medical doctors and medical masters. The department undertake more than twenty national class, ministry class and university class research items. A lot of doctor degree postgraduates and master degree postgraduate haves been cultivated. The department has trained many advanced study students.
We strengthen connotation and external network construction ceaselessly. Under the support and help of hospital leaders our department has already become the main clinical, teaching and research power in the field which uses Chinese medicine and integrated traditional and western medicine to prevent and cure encephalopathy.
The service aim of our department is: scientific，precise, factualistic, creative, whole-heartedly serve for the patients.
For providing further special service for the patients, our department not only has the expert outpatient and usually outpatient but also set up various special outpatients. The special outpatients are managed by the experts who can combine their many years’ clinical Chinese medicine experiences with modern medical diagnosis and treatment so as to exert the Chinese medicine features and improve the clinical therapy effect.