Carilion Clinic offers full-service, high-level integrated coverage of all forms of pediatric neurosurgical conditions. Neurosurgeons Lisa Apfel, M.D. and Gary Simonds, M.D. devote a significant portion of their practices to pediatric patients, supported by the many pediatric specialists at Carilion Clinic Children's Hospital. The surgeons routinely partner with specialists from otolaryngology, plastic surgery, interventional neuroradiology, neonatal and pediatric critical care, oncology, radiation oncology, orthopaedics, neurology, and more to provide truly exceptional care to children with neurosurgical disorders.
Our mission is to provide the highest quality care with compassion, dedication, and attention to children and their families. In addition to our expert physicians and state-of-the-art facility, you will find our clinic offers a warm, welcoming staff to help ease the anxieties associated with medical treatment.
PEDIATRIC NEUROSURGICAL CONDITIONS
All forms of pediatric neurosurgical disorders are treated at Carilion every day.
Conditions treated at Carilion include, but are not limited to:
- Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors
- Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Injuries
- Chiari Malformations
- Intractable Epilepsy
- Spina Bifida
- Tethered Cord Syndrome
- Trauma to Brain and Spinal Cord
- Non-Accidental Head Injury
- Minor Head Injuries / Concussions
- Low Back Pain, Neck Pain, and Disc Herniations
- Vascular Disorders of the Brain