Neurosurgery

neurosurgeon operates on patient

If your child needs surgery involving the brain, skull, spinal cord, spinal column, or other parts of the nervous system, we will be there to care for your child and support your family every step of the way. No matter what kind of neurosurgical condition or problem you’re facing, our top priority is making sure your child receives the best treatment available.

 
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Pediatric Neurological Disorders and Conditions:
  • hydrocephalus
  • spina bifida
  • tumors
  • cysts
  • central and peripheral nervous system problems
  • birth defects
  • injuries affecting the head, brain, nerves, and spine

Philadelphia

Nemours duPont Pediatrics, Philadelphia

833 Chestnut St. E., Suite 300
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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For Appointments: (302) 651-4200
For Information: (215) 861-8830

Hours: Monday–Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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What to Bring
  • photo ID
  • medical and pharmacy insurance cards
  • preferred pharmacy name and phone number
  • names and dosage of all medications, including over-the-counter medication, your child is currently taking
  • guardianship and custody papers, if a legal guardian rather than a parent accompanies your child
New Patients

Bring these forms for your first appointment:

Returning Patients
 
Forms & Resources
New Patient Forms
Returning Patient Forms
Resources for Patients & Families

Our alliances with other health care providers make it easy for your child to get Nemours’ quality of care. One of those many collaborations is through Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia.

Nemours surgeons are available to evaluate our young patients at our center-city office and offer surgical treatment at Nemours duPont Pediatrics at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.