About This Program
UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s is a clinical partnership between Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin, the clinical practice of the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin.
UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s diagnoses, treats, and manages the care of children and adolescents with medical conditions of the central nervous system, including epilepsy, cerebral palsy, neuromuscular diseases, congenital abnormalities, movement disorders, headaches, genetic conditions, neurodevelopmental disorders, brain tumors, and acquired brain injuries, such as head injuries, neurological infections, and strokes. As a leading neurosciences program in Central Texas, our comprehensive care approach prioritizes family-centered treatment, collaboration among a variety of specialists, and inter-institutional partnerships.
UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s boasts a collaborative relationship with aligned disciplines that is unique in Central Texas. Embedded in the same comprehensive neuroscience program are pediatric neurology, pediatric neuropsychology, pediatric neurosurgery, and pediatric physical medicine and rehabilitation. Our subspecialty leaders collaborate and organize their services around the needs of the patients and families to ensure that the quality of the care they receive is superior and world class. We strive to operate our clinic around the experiences of you and your family and focus on the clinical outcomes that matter most to you.
The UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s care team is capable of addressing the full range of neurological, neurosurgical, rehabilitative, and neurodevelopmental concerns in children and adolescents of all ages, from birth through young adulthood. Patients are cared for by a dedicated multidisciplinary care team, meaning your child will benefit from the expertise of multiple specialists across a variety of disciplines. Our board-certified and fellowship-trained pediatric neurosurgeons, neurologists, neuropsychologists, and pediatric rehabilitation experts have extensive experience treating conditions of the central nervous and work alongside a team of pediatric specialists, including hospitalists, anesthesiologists, nurses, advanced practice providers, social workers, psychologists, child life specialists, dietitians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, neurodiagnostic technicians, pharmacists, and more, providing unparalleled care for patients and their families every step of the way.
We also collaborate closely with referring physicians and other partners in the community to schedule and coordinate any additional care services your child may need. Our specialists can provide input and guidance for areas of your child’s life that are affected by their medical condition by assisting with school services, school re-entry, socialization, and engagement in physical activities. All of these areas impact your child’s quality life and are an integral part of our mission at UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s.
UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s is comprised of highly specialized providers who are experienced in providing specific services needed to treat a variety of conditions. Depending on your child’s needs, a team is built around you and your family to ensure you are receiving the most personalized care.
Centers at Dell Children's
Comprehensive Pediatric Epilepsy Center
Neuromuscular Disease Center
Clinics at Dell Children's
The Facility at Dell Children’s Medical Center
UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences is located in the new Dell Children’s Specialty Pavilion that is connected to Dell Children’s Medical Center. Dell Children’s is the only dedicated freestanding pediatric hospital in Central Texas serving a 46-county area and beyond. The hospital and affiliated locations are outfitted with the latest state-of-the-art technology and organized to support an unmatched level of multidisciplinary care for all patients and their families.
Patients and families have access to all of the resources and amenities Dell Children’s has to offer to make your stay as comforting as possible.
About the Partnership Between Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin
The collaboration between Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin, the clinical practice of the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin, brings together medical professionals, medical school learners, and researchers who are all part of the integrated mission of transforming healthcare delivery and redesigning the academic health environment to better serve society. This collaboration allows us to provide you with a team of highly specialized providers who are at the forefront of the latest research, diagnostic, and technological developments.