Pediatric Neurosurgery Program

Personalized critical care for your little ones.

Medical City Children’s Hospital in Dallas is a full-service, multidisciplinary hospital in North Texas committed to providing comprehensive, progressive pediatric neurosurgery and neurological care and services for your child. Our pediatric neurosurgery team, including a skilled neurosurgeon, has advanced training and experience providing specialized care for infants, children and adolescents living with the full range of brain, spine, nerve and craniofacial disorders.

If your child suffers from ailments involving the head, spine, or nervous system, we’ll work one-on-one with you and your child’s primary care physician to develop a comprehensive, customized treatment plan.

Pediatric Neurological Conditions We Treat Include:

  • Arachnoid cysts
  • Arteriovenous malformations
  • Brain tumors
  • Cervical instability, including cervical myelopathy
  • Chiari malformations
  • Craniosynostosis, including Crouzon Syndrome
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Penetrating brain injury
  • Plagiocephaly, also called flat head syndrome or positional skull deformity
  • Skull and facial fractures
  • Spina bifida
  • Spinal fusion
  • Spinal tumors
  • Surgical treatment of epilepsy
  • Tethered spinal cord

A Full-Service Children's Hospital Full of Experts

Our pediatric neurosurgery team works with specialists from related fields — including the Advanced Maternal Newborn Institute, craniofacial, The Center for Epilepsy and hematology and oncology — to ensure your child receives the most comprehensive care possible. Should your child need it, our Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit provides the highest level of NICU care in Dallas, and our dedicated children's ER has private rooms with space for you to stay with your child.