Pediatric Neurosurgery

The Children’s Hospital at Providence’s growing pediatric neurosurgery program offers inpatient and outpatient consultations and care for a variety of childhood neurological conditions.

Neurosurgical diseases and conditions treated

  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Arterio-Venous Malformation (AVM)
  • Brain Tumors
  • Cavernous Malformation
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Dandy-Walker Malformation
  • Encephalocele
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Lipomyelomeningocele
  • Myelomeningocele
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Skull Deformities
  • Spasticity
  • Spinal Degenerative Conditions
  • Spinal Dural Fistulas (dAVF)
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spinal Vascular Malformation (AVM)
  • Tethered Spinal Cord
  • Trauma - Brain and Spinal

Neurosurgical procedures

  • Baclofen Pump Implantatio
  • Brain Biopsy
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Craniectomy
  • CSF Shunting (Lumbo-peritoneal [LP], Ventriculo-peritoneal [VP], Ventriculo-atrial [VA])
  • Endoscopic Surgery
  • Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy (ETV)
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Image-Guided Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery
  • Microscopic Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Pituitary Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Untethering
  • Spinal Decompression / Laminectomy
  • Spine Tumor Removal
  • Stereotactic Neurosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Total Cranial Vault Reconstruction