Hugh Chatham Neurology, a department of Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital and overseen by Dr. Steven Meadows, offers comprehensive neurological services.

Your brain and nervous system control everything you do. So if you have a stroke, live with a chronic condition neurological disease like MS, or are recovering from a traumatic brain injury, it is critical you get the right care at the right time. That’s why we have worked hard to expand access to care with video visits for patients in remote communities.

We are proud to be Joint Commission Stroke Certified!


  • Computerized tomography (CT) scanning, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and angiography (an x-ray that shows blood vessels) to help diagnose illness and injury impact.
  • Common neurological testing, like electroencephalograms, which measure electric activity in the brain, blood tests, and tests of cerebrospinal fluid.
  • You may be prescribed drug therapies, and we work closely with your primary care physician to ensure you are getting the right treatment for your needs. If necessary, you may be referred to other medical specialists in the Hugh Chatham Medical Network.
  • The Hugh Chatham Primary Stroke Center is continually recognized for its care of stroke victims and their positive outcomes.
  • ImPACT® Concussion Management: Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital is pleased to offer free baseline testing to aid in the management and diagnosis of concussions to all student/athletes at your son/daughter’s school. Baseline testing is a neuropsychological test designed to assist in determining whether an athlete has obtained a concussion or has sufficiently recovered from a concussion and can safely return to active participation.

Diseases Commonly Treated by Hugh Chatham Neurology

  • Stroke and TIA
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Seizures and Epilepsy
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Migraines and Headaches
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Weakness and Numbness
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS – Lou Gehrig’s Disease)
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R. Steven Meadows, MD
Hugh Chatham Neurology
101-B Eldon Parks Drive
Elkin, NC 28621

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