Pediatric Neurology

A Pediatric Neurologist or Child Neurologist treats the neurologic conditions effecting children. These conditions include:

  • Seizure disorders, including seizures in newborns, febrile convulsions, and epilepsy
  • Medical aspects of head injuries and brain tumors
  • Weakness, including cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, and nerve muscle disorders
  • Headaches, including migraines
  • Behavioral disorders, including attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), school failure, autism, and sleep problems
  • Developmental disorders, including delayed speech, motor milestones, and coordination issues
  • Intellectual disability (formerly called mental retardation)
  • Hydrocephalus

Pediatric Neurology Providers