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The Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center provides the children of our region with the highest quality comprehensive care possible.

Our Core Values

  • We are dedicated to the delivery of comprehensive, compassionate, and timely family-centered care to our patients
  • We collaborate with and respect all members of our regional community
  • Through clinical research, we hope to develop new and better treatments for neurosurgical disease

Advanced Care in Your Backyard

neurosurgery_drsmartinkanevOur top neurosurgeons use the most advanced techniques and technologies to provide diagnoses and therapy. Whenever possible, Connecticut Children’s pediatric neurosurgeons use minimally invasive surgical techniques such as neuro-endoscopy to treat neonatal patients, infants, children and teens including:

  • Neuroendoscopic management of hydrocephalus and selected intracranial disease
  • Endonasal surgical management of selected skull base tumors and conditions
  • Minimally invasive surgical management of craniosynostosis

Dedicated to the Care of Children

  • Our facility provides unparalleled care for children in Connecticut & Western Massachusetts
  • We are the only free-standing children’s hospital in Connecticut
  • We are an American College of Surgeons verified Level 1 trauma center
  • We offer 24/7 in-house pediatric anesthesia and pediatric critical care attending coverage
  • We offer 24/7 coverage by fellowship-trained pediatric neurosurgeons


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