Jefferson University Hospitals


Skull X-ray

X-rays of the skull remain valuable for evaluating the fractures of the bones of the skull and detecting other conditions of the skull and brain.

Sleep Log

A sleep log or sleep diary is a record of your sleep and wake times, usually over a period of several weeks or months, that you or your caregiver keeps.

Sleep Study

At our state-of-the-art facility, a polysomnogram, also referred to as a sleep study, is one of the many diagnostic tools that are used to determine the causes of sleep disorders. A home sleep study may be possible for some patients as well.

Sliding Genioplasty

A type of cosmetic surgery that is used to improve the appearance of your chin due to a deformity, trauma or disease is known as sliding genioplasty.

Speech Therapy

Speech therapy helps people speak, understand, read, write and swallow safely.

Spinal Cord Stimulation & Pumps

For patients who have experienced a spinal cord injury or who have multiple sclerosis, spinal cord stimulation can be performed.

Spinal Tap

A spinal tap can be performed to reach an accurate diagnosis of a neurological condition, such as meningitis, encephalitis, bleeding around the brain, certain cancers and inflammatory conditions of the nervous system.

Spiral Enteroscopy

Diagnosing and treating conditions within the small intestine has traditionally involved invasive and time-consuming procedures, but one of the newest diagnostic techniques is spiral enteroscopy.


You may need to have your spleen removed if it has been ruptured due to an injury to your abdomen, if it becomes enlarged (splenomegaly), or due to certain blood disorders or infections.

Stereotactic Radiosurgery & Radiotherapy

If you or someone you care about has been diagnosed with a brain tumor, spinal tumor, arteriovenous malformation (AVM) or other neurological condition, you can take comfort in knowing that we can provide stereotactic radiosurgery and radiotherapy treatment options.