The Weill Cornell Medicine Pediatric Brain and Spine Center takes a multidisciplinary approach that focuses on the whole child and offers them the best opportunity to enjoy a normal transition from child to adult. The program is nationally recognized for its leadership in the treatment of pediatric brain tumors, congenital malformations, craniofacial disorders, epilepsy, hydrocephalus, vascular abnormalities, and traumatic injuries.
Our faculty members have advanced skills and expertise in:
Removal of intraventricular brain tumors
Endoscopic intracranial surgery
Tumors (colloid cyst, benign astrocytoma)
Hydrocephalus (endoscopic third ventriculostomy)
Congenital cysts (endoscopic fenestration)
Treatment for Chiari malformations and syringomyelia