At Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, we know that healing a growing brain takes know-how, effort, teamwork and oftentimes technology. But above all, it takes passion. That's why we strive to stay up-to-the-minute on the latest advances in the field. And it's also why we put kids and families at the center of everything we do.
Choosing where to bring your child for care is a major decision. We understand you want all the information you can get. And you want it in a clear, straightforward form that helps you make the right choice for your family.
The neurology program at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota provides expert diagnosis and treatment for kids' brain and nervous system conditions. We understand that developing brains should be handled with care. And we treat young patients with the same TLC.
Since suffering concussions 24 hours apart, one sister has experienced some setbacks.
Valiant Vito's mom and oncologist discuss the importance of a strong care team that includes patient families.
In recognition of Brain Injury Awareness Month and our focus on neurology, we’d like you to meet Douglas Hyder, MD, in this edition of Five Question Friday.
Gavin Pierson, 8, of Ramsey, Minn., underwent a third Visualase laser treatment for his brain tumor Oct. 23.
Children’s is the only pediatric hospital in the Midwest using Visualase, and Gavin Pierson is the only patient in the country to use this technology to treat a mature teratoma brain tumor.
A recent MRI scan showed 8-year-old Gavin Pierson's formerly peach-sized tumor has shrunk significantly.
Visualase has been the Kryptonite to Gavin Pierson’s tumor since he became the first person with a mature teratoma brain tumor to undergo the procedure.