The Pediatric Neurology Division of the Department of Neurology provides comprehensive neurologic diagnostic and treatment services for children of all ages. Our goals encompass both emergency and long-term needs of infants and children with neurological disorders.

Contact Information

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Address: Suite 4064, 90 Presidential Plaza, Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: 315 464-4243
Fax: 315 464-7328
New Patient Phone: 315 464-4243
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Conditions Treated

  • Cerebral palsy (brain injury) and brain malformations
  • Developmental delay e.g. from muscle weakness or genetic conditions
  • Epilepsy (seizures), Infantile Spasms, and seizure syndromes
  • Headaches and migraine variants
  • Muscle weakness and walking difficulties
  • Neurofibromatosis and Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) [nerve tumors]
  • Neuropathies and dysautonomia causing weakness, pain, or numbness [acquired and hereditary e.g. Guillain Barre Syndrome and Charcot Marie Tooth Neuropathies]
  • Stroke
  • Tourette syndrome and other movement disorders e.g. dystonia and dyskinesias

Clinical Services Provided

  • EMG/NCS [electromyogram/nerve conduction studies]
  • EMU (epilepsy monitoring unit) for surgical evaluation
  • Injection therapies for refractory migraines
  • IVIG and other infusion therapies
  • Pediatric Multidisciplinary Muscular Dystrophy Clinic: SMA and other hereditary neuropathies, Muscular Dystrophies, Periodic Paralysis, Friedreich Ataxia, Myasthenia Gravis

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