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UM Children's Hospital neurologists offer advanced, multidisciplinary, diagnostic and therapeutic management of the full spectrum of neurologic conditions in infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.

Subspecialty expertise within the Division includes: Neuro-Oncology, Neuro-Muscular Disease and a renowned Children’s Headache Program.

The University of Maryland Children’s Hospital has the only pediatric continuous Epilepsy Monitoring Unit in Maryland.

Patient Conditions We Treat

  • Seizure disorders/epilepsy
  • Developmental delays/regression
  • Headaches
  • Congenital or inherited neurologic or neuromuscular disease
  • HIV-neurologic complications
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Neurocutaneous disorders
  • Tic disorders/Tourette Syndrome/other movement disorders

Comprehensive Evaluations

  • EEG
  • Evoked potentials
  • Neurologic and neuropsychiatric consultations
  • MRI
  • CT scan
  • Ultrasound
  • Blood studies
  • Genetic evaluation when indicated

Research Activities

Our physicians also conduct research on topics such as brain metabolism, head trauma, headache, cerebral palsy, epilepsy and intellectual disability.