Brain and Behavior Services

Our team provides quality, comprehensive neurological evaluation and care to all children from birth through adolescence. We treat children with a wide range of neurologic conditions including brain malformations and tumors, movement disorders, seizures, epilepsy and headaches.

The Pediatric Neurosurgery team surgically treats infants, children and adolescents with central and peripheral nervous system diseases, including problems with the brain, spinal cord and surrounding nerves. Our goal is to provide your child with the best chance for healthy growth, development and daily function.

Resolving brain tumors, spinal tumors and neuro-oncological diseases is a complex task that requires input from many specialists. Our interdisciplinary team treats patients with appropriate conventional therapy as well as innovative therapies such as surgery with stereotactic capabilities, radiotherapy and stereotactic radiosurgery, and chemotherapy.

Mental Health and Behavior
From world-leading autism doctors to a range of specialists in every pediatric mental health specialty, our diverse team of experts are dedicated to the treatment of mental health conditions in children and adolescents in settings throughout the Bay Area.

Developmental Pediatrics
Our team is here to provide an initial assessment for every baby born at our hospital, as well as support and care for babies and their families in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. We partner with you to establish a plan of care personalized to the developmental needs and sensitivities of your baby.