Conditions & Treatments

Our pediatric neurosurgeons specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of brain and spinal cord tumors, craniofacial disorders, cerebral palsy and spasticity, Chiari malformation, hydrocephalus, spinal cord malformations, spinal deformity, vascular abnormalities and epilepsy.
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Neuro-Oncology Program

The neurosurgeons at Connecticut Children’s are experienced in operating on children with both benign and malignant tumors of the brain and spinal cord.
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Craniofacial Services

The Craniofacial Team at Connecticut Children’s specializes in providing compassionate care for children with congenital and acquired defects of the head and neck.
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Fetal Myelomeningocele

Families at the Fetal Care Center at Connecticut Children’s have treatment options for babies diagnosed with myelomeningocele that include repair in utero or soon after birth by our team of Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialists, Fetal Surgeons and Pediatric Neurosurgeons.
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Epilepsy Center

Connecticut Children’s neurosurgery team partners with the neurology team to treat children who experience seizures caused by a diverse set of neurological disorders.

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Connecticut Children’s  Spine Program is made up of fellowship-trained pediatric orthopedic spine surgeons and neurosurgeons. We provide compassionate, family-centered care for pediatric patients with all spinal conditions.

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