The Department of Neurosciences, King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre (Gen. Org.) – Jeddah is a renowned in the Western Region for their provision of tertiary care service for patients with a wide range of diseases and disorders affecting the central and peripheral nervous systems.

In a collegial, critically constructive, encouraging environment, the Department of Neurosciences, through its members within the Sections of Adult Neurology, Pediatric Neurology, Neurosurgery, Psychiatry and Psychology, will: 

  • Provide exemplary level of tertiary medical care to patients with diseases of the nervous system.
  • Assume a leadership role in developing sub-specialty & excellent training programs in clinical neuroscience
  • Promote the education of young trainees and graduates and encourage lifelong learning.
  • Establish innovative research programs in the basic and clinical neurosciences that furthers our understanding and treatment of diseases of the nervous system.


  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry and Psychology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology Laboratory

Clinical Services

  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry
  • Neurosurgery
  • EEG/ EMG/Nerve Conduction Study and Botox Procedures
  • Epilepsy/Long Term Monitoring (LTM)
  • Sub-specialty clinics:
    • Combined Multiple Sclerosis Clinic
    • Epilepsy Clinic
    • Movement disorder Clinic
    • Neuromuscular Clinic
    • Stroke Clinic
    • Muscle Biopsy
    • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Clinic

For Medical Professionals:

Accredited Training/Programs

  1. Adult Neurology Training Program
  2. Neurosurgery Training Program
  3. Psychiatry Training Program
  4. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Diploma Program
  5. Pediatric Neurology Training Program