Pediatric neurosurgery is a subspecialty within a specialty with its own board certification. Pediatric neurosurgeons dedicate their career to the treatment of neurological conditions in children and adolescents.
Tissue attachments within the spinal column can limit the movement of the spinal cord and cause stretching and undue traction.
Spine tumors in children can occur anywhere along the spine and may be located throughout the layers of the spinal cord.
Commonly referred to as arachnoid cysts, spine cysts are fluid-filled sacs found in the spinal cord which form before birth.
Pediatric congenital spine abnormalities are disorders of the spine that develop before birth.
Cervical Arthritis (Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis)
Treatment for cervical arthritis focuses on controlling pain and inflammation, improving function and preventing further damage.