Paediatric Neurology

Wockhardt Hospital’s provides evaluation and management of children with diseases affecting their nervous system and muscles, epilepsy, and more. The service is provided for children with the following disorders.

  • The Autism Spectrum disorder is a providing diagnosis, treatment, continuity of care and support services for children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and their families. Services are available for children from infancy through adolescence who have a known or suspected ASD diagnosis.
  • The Brain Development diagnostic services for children with brain development disorders.
  • Epilepsy brings together paediatric epileptologists, neurosurgeons, neuropsychologists, neurology nurses, dieticians and many others, who all work as an integrated team toward the goal of helping children and teens lead seizure-free lives.
  • Our neurologists evaluate children and teens with all types of headaches through the Headache Program
  • The Learning Disabilities Program offers evaluations to provide parents, teachers and physicians with a well-rounded understanding of their school-age children who face challenges in cognitive, academic and social development. Our interdisciplinary approach provides a unique understanding of the whole child.

FAQs

What all treatments are available under pediatric neurology area?

Treatment for paediatric neurology problems varies according to the underlying cause. Medications usually include those for seizure control, tone control and behavioural modulation. Therapy forms the backbone of majority of chronic disorders. Modalities include

  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech and Language Therapy
  • Behaviour Therapy
  • Clinical Psychology

Related Procedures
  • Paediatrics Orthopaedics and Rheumatology

    Paediatric Orthopaedics is the study and treatment of growing bones, joints and muscles. Wockhardt Hospital’s Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon is dedicated to the care of musculoskeletal problems in children and adolescents. Our doctors use a developmental approach to ensure each child's optimal lifetime function.

  • Paediatric Ophthalmology

    Pediatric ophthalmology is a sub-speciality of ophthalmology concerned with eye diseases, visual development, and vision care in children. Wockhardt Hospital’s Pediatric ophthalmologists focus on the development of the visual system and the various diseases that disrupt visual development in children.

  • Paediatric Surgeries

    Wockhardt Hospital’s paediatric doctor’s deals with a wide range of surgical procedures that is required in children and focuses on the unique physiology and anatomy of the young patient, including new-born surgery, correction and treatment of various congenital anomalies and care of the child with accidental trauma.

  • Paediatric Gastroenterology

    Paediatric gastroenterology developed as a sub-specialty of paediatrics and gastroenterology. It is concerned with treating the gastrointestinal tract, liver and pancreas of children from infancy until age eighteen.

  • Paediatric Cardiology

    Wockhardt Hospital’s paediatric cardiology department provides a complete spectrum of medical and surgical services and aims to provide care for children in a child-friendly environment. Treatment is provided for structural, functional, and rhythm-related problems of the heart and we have been successful in achieving high degree of achievement.

  • Paediatric Medicine

    Paediatrics Medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with the medical care of infants, children, and adolescents, and the age limit usually ranges from birth up to 12 years of age. Our pediatrics doctors specializes in this area treating the child for diseases like