Conditions We Treat

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. See below for a list of conditions treated at UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s.

Pediatric Neurology Clinic

  • Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Brain and Spinal Cysts
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Developmental Disorders (e.g., Autism, Attention Deficit Disorder—ADD, and Language Disorders)
  • Diseases of the Muscle (e.g., Muscular Dystrophy and Spinal Muscular Atrophy)
  • Epilepsy
  • Diseases of the Peripheral Nerves (Neuropathies)
  • Genetics Disorders (e.g., Tuberous Sclerosis Complex—TSC and Neurofibromatosis—NF1 and NF2)
  • Head Injuries
  • Headache Disorders
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Immune Disorders Affecting the Nervous System
  • Metabolic Disorders With Neurological Manifestations
  • Movement Disorders (e.g., Tics and Tourette Syndrome)
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Neurological Infections
  • Prenatal Consults for Neurological Fetal Anomalies
  • Seizures
  • Skull and Spinal Fractures
  • Strokes
  • Tumors of the Brain and Spinal Cord

Pediatric Neurosurgery Clinic

  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Tumors
  • Malformations of the Brain and Spine
  • Movement Disorders

Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinic

  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Traumatic Brain Injury