Assessment of System Needs
from the Perspective of a
Traumatic Brain Injury Survivor - 2018 Research Project

Veteran Medical Information

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Department of Veterans Brain Injury Center

Who are they?

The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) is:

  • a multi-site medical care, clinical research and education center
  • a unique collaboration of the Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health care system and a civilian partner

What do they do?

  • Develop and provide advanced TBI-specific evaluation, treatment, and follow-up care for military personnel, their dependents, and veterans with brain injury
  • Conduct clinical research that defines optimal evaluation and treatment for TBI
  • Develop and deliver education for prevention, treatment, and management of TBI

Call for more information, call 800-870-9244 or visit www.DVBIC.org.

    

Services Offered

 

Each local facility provides brain injury evaluations. Individuals evaluated at a DVBIC site receive a comprehensive assessment that can include any of the following examinations.

  • Neurological
  • Neuropsychological
  • Laboratory
  • Psychosocial
  • Audiologic
  • EEGs

Additionally, people admitted to inpatient TBI rehab programs at a VA site receive:

  • Psychiatric assessment
  • Occupational therapy
  • Rehabilitation therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Cognitive therapy
  • Psychology
  • Recreational therapy

    

West Virginia VA Medical Centers

 

     
  • Beckley
      200 Veterans Ave
      (304) 255-2121
    877-902-5142  
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  • Clarksburg
      1 Medical Center Dr
      (304) 623-3461
    800-733-0512  
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  • Huntington
      1540 Spring Valley Dr
      (304) 429-6741
    800-827-8244  
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  • Martinsburg
      Route 9
      (304) 263-0811
    800-817-3807  
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*A new center may be opening up soon in the Lewisburg area.

     

West Virginia VA Outpatient Clinic

 

     
  • Charleston
      104 Alex Drive
      (304) 926-6001  
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  • Franklin
      314 Pine Street
      (304) 358-2355  
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  • Logan
      513 Dingess Street
      (304) 752-8355  
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  • Parkersburg
      2311 Ohio Avenue
      (304) 422-5114  
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  • Parsons
      206 Spruce Street
      (304) 478-2219  
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  • Petersburg
      Grant Hospital Rt 55
      (304) 257- 1026  
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  • Sutton
      93 Skidmore Lane
      (304) 765-3480  
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  • Morgantown
      40 Commerce Drive
      (304) 292-7535  
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West Virginia Vet Centers

 

     
  • Beckley
      101 Ellison Avenue
      (304) 252-8220  
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  • Charleston
      521 Central Avenue
      (304) 343-3825  
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  • Huntington
      3135 16th Street
      (304) 523-8387  
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  • Logan
      21 Veterans Avenue
      (304) 752-4453  
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  • Martinsburg
      900 Winchester Ave
      (304) 263-6776  
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  • Morgantown
      34 Commerce Drive
      (304) 291-4303  
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  • Parkersburg
      2311 Ohio Avenue
      (304) 485-1599  
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  • Princeton
      905 Mercer Street
      (304) 425-5653  
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  • Wheeling
      1206 Chaplin Street
      (304) 232-0587  
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West Virginia Veterans Nursing Facilities

 

     
  • Barboursville
      512 Water Street
      (304) 736-1027  
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  • Clarksburg
      1 Freedoms Way
      (304) 626-1602  
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National Cemetaries

 

     
  • Grafton
      431 Walnut Street
      (304) 265-2044  
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