Advanced pediatric neuroscience care
When you see signs that your child has a brain or spine condition, we’re here to help. Symptoms of a neurological condition may include pain, muscle weakness, seizure or problems with movement. Pediatric neurologists at UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children's have the expertise to diagnose and treat brain, spine, and nervous system conditions. Your child’s neurologist listens to understand your child and their health concerns. Then, we work with you to create a care plan that’s right for your child.
Pediatric neurologists at Dell Children’s specialize in diagnosing and treating children with brain, spine and nervous system disorders:
- Brain and spine tumors
- Movement disorders
- Vascular malformations
- Moyamoya disease (a rare blood vessel disorder)
- Spina bifida
- Chiari malformation and syringomyelia
- Other nervous system disorders
Your child’s doctor may recommend advanced tests or imaging, such as computed tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), to help diagnose your child’s condition. Then, we work together to create a personalized care plan that’s right for your child and family.
Pediatric care backed by research
UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s is a collaboration between Dell Children’s Medical Center at Ascension Seton and UT Health Austin, the clinical practice of Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin. This collaboration brings together a team of highly specialized providers who are at the forefront of the latest research, diagnostic, and technological developments.