Explain to us your condition and symptoms and send us any pertinent health information so we can assess how to best help you.
International & Out Of Town Patients
Personalized. Convenient. Affordable.
Neurosurgery Center in United States, Miami Florida.
Unique Experience & Advanced Treatments
For over 20 years, the Miami Neuroscience Center team has treated patients across the United States, Latin America, and the Caribbean. Our longstanding relationships with international physicians, medical associations and hospitals make the Miami Neuroscience Center at Larkin the center of choice for international patients seeking the best neurosurgical care in the region.
To ease the heavy burden accompanying a neurological disorder, we seek to make your experience with us seamless every step of the way.
Our international representatives provide special services
- Coordination of appointments
- Assistance with travel
- Transportation, and hotel accommodations.
Our multilingual staff members and nurses make sure patients feel at home and at ease. Meanwhile, our location in the heart of South Miami allows for easy access from Miami International Airport, and nearby hotels provide comfortable accommodations for family and friends.
We Are Here To Help
Please contact our international department at: 786.871.6820 Fax: 786.871.68
What to expect?
Our mission is to make your trip to Miami for the medical treatment you require, as smooth as possible. To serve this purpose, we have established a process, which entails the following stepsRequest Information
Talk to our international care coordinator.
After receipt of your medical records imaging studies, we will process this information and present it to our physicians for evaluation.
After our review, you or family members will receive documents with detailed information about the medical procedures we recommend, dates available for this procedure, global packages for self-pay patients, methods of payment, hotel, and transportation services.
If needed, we can assist in acquiring a visa for medical treatment. To do so, we wil send a letter addressed to the US consulate, requesting a visa for you and a companion. Also, we will verify and request medical authorizations with your international insurance.
We assist with scheduling appointments, making reservations in hotels we are contracted with, and coordinating transportation services from the airport to your hotel or place of lodging and to the medical appointment. We provide information about places of interest around the area.
You will meet our International Patient Coordinator, who will provide you with any additional documents that you might need to complete. Afterward, you will meet your physician who will answer any questions that you might have before beginning your treatment.
Once your treatment is finished, during the discharge process, you will be requested to send your follow up medical information to be evaluated by the physician that performed your treatment. Or, if you prefer to come back to us for your follow up visits, you will be able to schedule your next appointment through our International Services.
Ready to go home?
We’re sad to see you go but glad we were able to help in diagnosing and treating your condition. Transportation services will pick you up from your hotel and take you to the airport.
Upon returning to your home country, you and your physician will receive medical records for the procedure performed. You will also be able to contact our International Patient Coordinator for any questions you may have.
Follow Up Studies
Through our International Services, we will receive, process, and have our physician review your follow up studies. We will send you and your physician the revaluations or if you chose to schedule another visit with us, we'll see you soon!
Choosing from thousands of hotels in a foreign city is overwhelming. That's why we provide you with some options that are economical, recommended by previous patients, and possess all the amenities you'll need on your trip. These hotels are located within 15 minutes of the Miami Neuroscience Center at Larkin. If you'd like additional hotel recommendations, whether that be that you have chic tastes or would like to make a family vacation out of your stay call us for more information.
Wingate by Wyndham Miami Airport
- Includes transportation from and to Miami International Airport
- Free parking
- Local Calls
- Refrigerator & microwave in the room
- Swimming Pool.
- Includes continental breakfast for two
- Laundry Room
- Transportation Services within a 5 miles radius
Check-In: 3:00 p.m.
Check-Out: 11:00 a.m.
3755 N.W. 78th Ave, Miami, FL 33166.
Tel (786) 749-7799
Approximately: $150.00 daily + 13 % tax.
Places of Interest Around Your Hotel
Location: Doral, FL.
If you chose to stay at the Wingate by Wyndham Miami Airport, here's a list of restaurants, shopping centers, supermarkets, and pharmacies near you.
|Mall of the Americas|| 7795 W. Flagler Street|
3.7 miles | 10 minutes
|Dolphin Mall|| 11401 NW 12th Street|
10 miles | 15 minutes
|Miami International Mall|| 1455 NW 107th Avenue|
6 miles | 15 minutes
|Walmart Supercenter|| 8651 NW 13th Terrace|
3 miles | 10 minutes
|Publix|| 9755 NW 41st Street|
2.2 miles | 7 minutes
|Winn Dixie|| 10505 NW 41st Street|
2.9 miles | 9 minutes
|Sabor Tropical|| 10692 NW 7th Street|
6.6 miles | 11 minutes
|Locations||Directions & Telephone|
|Walgreens Pharmacy|| 9675 NW 41st Street.|
|CVS Pharmacy|| 10701 NW 41st Street.|
|Walmart Pharmacy|| 8651 NW 13th Terrace.|
Extended Stay America
Location: Coral Gables, FL.
If you chose to stay at the Extended Stay America, here's a list of restaurants, shopping centers, supermarkets, and pharmacies near you.
|Miracle Market Place|| 3301 Coral Way, Miami, FL 33145 (22 Street)|
0.4 miles | 3 minutes
|Sears|| 3655 Coral Way, Miami, FL 33145 (22 Street)|
0.1 miles | 2 minutes
|Ross|| 2 Miracle Mile|
0.3 miles | 2 minutes
|Winn Dixie|| 2100 SW 33rd Avenue.|
0.4 miles | 3 minutes
|Galiano Supermarket Inc.|| 2537 SW 37th Avenue.|
0.6 miles | 3 minutes
|Publix|| 1500 South Douglas Road (37th Avenue).|
0.8 miles | 4 minutes
|Locations||Directions & Telephone|
|Walgreens Pharmacy|| 3595 Coral Way, Miami, FL 33145 (22 Street).|
|Navarro|| 93 Miracle Mile.|
Meet Our Physicians
Our bilingual physicians and staff listen to your concerns and develop a treatment plan for your needs. Each physician at our center has a skill set they have refined over the many years of their practice and all bring a unique edge to your care. From minimally invasive procedures to complicated cases, they know which treatment plan will work for you and result in optimal outcomes.
Aizik L. Wolf, MD
Neurosurgeon & Medical Director at Miami Neuroscience CenterMore About Dr. Wolf
Jose E. Valerio, MD
Neurosurgeon Specialized In Minimally Invasive Spine And Brain Tumor SurgeryMore About Dr. Valerio
Graham J. Mouw, MD
Neurosurgeon Specialized In Minimally Invasive Spinal SurgeryMore About Dr. Mouw
FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
The Miami Neuroscience Center at Larkin is a leading neurosurgery center in the United States, pioneering the field of neurosurgery with innovations and groundbreaking treatments. We provide exceptional care for international patients and do everything in our power to make the experience as positive and seamless as possible.
Our Neurosurgical Center in South Miami, Florida is home to internationally recognized Neurosurgeons, Interventional Neuro-Radiologists, and Neurologists. We’ve invested in and utilize state-of-the-art technology because it is our mission to treat your condition in the least invasive and most efficient way possible, some of these technologies include:
- Gamma Knife: Noninvasive stereotactic radiosurgery for the treatment of brain tumors, trigeminal neuralgia, AVM, and more. We’ve performed over 10,000 treatments! To learn more, View Treatment Details.
- Intraoperative CT Scanner: Improving the accuracy and outcomes of surgery by providing the neurosurgeon detailed imaging and navigational capabilities during the procedure! This advanced equipment is utilized for the treatment of Parkinson's disease, Brain Tumors, Spinal Fractures, and more. To learn more Click Here.
- MRI, Pet CT, and more!
Why Choose Us?
We offer evidence-based treatments for an array of conditions which in some places of the world are not currently available, the technology is outdated (especially in regards to radiosurgery), or are not financially viable to the patient. We work with international insurances and provide global self-pay packages that are the most competitive in the market.
YES, most certainly, and at the Miami Neuroscience Center, our team of Neurosurgeons have fostered a relationship of trust with National and International Physicians that refer their patients to us because they know first-hand that we provide exceptional results.
To measure a US Neurosurgeons capabilities take these factors into consideration:
- Years of experience
- Number of treatments performed
- Number of conditions treated
- Clinical Results
We lay this information out for you in our Physicians Profiles to make your evaluation as easy as possible. In summary, our Neurosurgeons:
- Are Board Certified
- Have two to three decades of experience successfully treating simple to complex neurosurgical cases
- Trained in the Top Neurosurgery Programs in the US
- Are pioneers in Neurosurgery (including scientific publications, research, and patents for implantable devices and new surgical techniques)
- Have received national recognition and awards including “America’s Top Surgeons” and “Patients’ Choice Award”
- Have performed tens of thousands of neurosurgical procedures to treat conditions such as glioblastomas, epilepsy, herniated discs, trigeminal neuralgia, hydrocephalus, and spinal stenosis.
Miami is very different from the rest of the United States due to its largely diverse population and tempo. The city is just as busy as New York and can be as relaxing as Hawaii depending where you find yourself.
We offer a wide variety of foods, cultures, and historical sites, as well as a variety of hotels and art expositions. One can expect a vast diversity of flora and fauna as well as entertainment through the city for all ages. Depending on your tastes, Miami can be costly but it’s a phenomenal place to visit because there is something for almost anyone.
Most merchants and sales representatives in Miami are bilingual and even trilingual! You can easily find yourself with people that speak Spanish, Creole, and Russian depending on what part of the city you're in.
If you’re seeking neurosurgical treatment in Miami, you can choose from a variety of reputable physicians. The Miami Neuroscience Center in South Miami offers unrivaled personalized, world-class, and patient-centered experience. We provide a variety of affordable invasive and non invasive treatments for a continuum of neurological disorders. We wish to make your experience a memorable one by providing efficient and passionate care in a comfortable and healing environment.
Some of our treatments like Gamma Knife can be performed on an outpatient basis! This means you can quickly treat your condition while also treating your spirit with all the beauties and comforts Miami has to offer. Easily make your trip into a vacation for the whole family and take the time to unwind and enjoy the beautiful beaches and delicacies of our great city. Miami is truly a city that caters to all age groups, nationalities, and financial backgrounds.
Do you have any recommendations when visiting the US?
If you’re visiting the US for treatment, first and foremost focus on feeling good and getting healthier. However, if you’re up for it, Miami is bustling with life and entertainment for all ages. From the nightlife, entertainment, and warm beaches of South Beach to the beautiful gardens and rich history of the Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, Miami has something for everyone. Other venues to visit when you’re in Miami include:
- Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science (Aquarium, Planetarium, Laser Light Shows, and Exhibitions)
- Adrienne Arsht Center (Opera, Ballet, Broadway, and more)
- The Fillmore Miami Beach (Bands, Comedy, Plays, and more)
- American Airlines Arena (Concerts, NBA, and Disney On Ice)
- Miami Design District (Boutiques, Bistros, Art, and Architecture)
- Wynwood Walls (Street Murals, Entertainment, and Restaurants)
- Pérez Art Museum Miami (Exhibitions, Sculptures, and more)
Whatever you decide to do we hope you relax and enjoy your experience with us. Anyone can feel right at home in Miami.