The pediatric neurosurgical team at UT Southwestern Pediatric Group at Plano offers children and infants access to advanced, innovative treatments and procedures for a wide range of neurosurgical conditions. U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospital 2021-2022 list ranks our pediatric neurology and neurosurgery program No. 18 in the nation.
By combining the talents of our surgeons with the multidisciplinary strength of UT Southwestern Medical Center’s nonsurgical specialists and researchers, we offer access to the latest treatments in one of the most rapidly advancing fields of medicine.
Brain and spinal conditions we specialize in treating include:
- Achondroplasia (dwarfism)
- Anaplastic astrocytoma
- Apert syndrome
- Arachnoid cyst
- Arterial dissection
- Arteriovenous fistula (AVF)
- Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs)
- Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor
- Brain aneurysms
- Cavernous malformations
- Chiari malformations
- Head trauma
Preparing for Your Appointment
To make the most of your time with the doctor, prepare a list of questions ahead of time and bring it to your appointment.
On the day of the appointment, please arrive 20 minutes early to allow time for parking and registration. We do our best to see patients at their scheduled appointment time.
Please bring the following items:
- Current insurance card
- Method of payment
- Current medications
- Completed paperwork, if you received forms before the visit
- A CD with any images taken in the past
Canceling an Appointment
If you need to cancel an appointment, please notify us at least 48 hours in advance so we can accommodate other patients.