Neurology

Pediatric Neurology

Overview

Pediatric neurologists provide consultation, evaluation and management of acute and chronic disorders of the central and peripheral nervous and neuromuscular systems of pediatric patients. They also administer comprehensive services for:

  • seizure disorders
  • epilepsy
  • cerebral palsy
  • mental retardation
  • learning disabilities
  • developmental delay
  • attention deficit disorders
  • neonatal neurological dysfunctions
  • birth defects
  • movement disorders
  • headaches
  • neuromuscular disorders
  • muscular dystrophy
  • spinal muscular atrophy

Special procedures include brain stem evoked potentials, cranial ultrasound and EEG.