Children's Hospital Colorado
Neuroscience Institute
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Neuroscience Institute

Pediatric Neurosurgery: Treating the Brain and Spinal Cord

The Pediatric Neurosurgery Program at Children's Hospital Colorado diagnoses and treats children with diseases of the brain and spinal cord. We offer integrated, comprehensive treatment for all types of disorders affecting the nervous system and skull including traumatic injury, epilepsy, hydrocephalus, brain tumors and facial and skull deformities.

Why choose Children's Hospital Colorado for neurosurgery?

A close-up of a doctor wearing blue scrubs, a blue hair cover and face mask looks into a microscope.Children's Colorado has the most comprehensive pediatric neurosurgical program in the Rocky Mountain region. Our fellowship-trained and board-certified pediatric neurosurgeons have more than 50 years of combined experience and focus solely on children.

Our neurosurgeons work closely with other internationally known specialists at Children’s Colorado to form multidisciplinary programs and clinics such as the Craniofacial Clinic, the Neuro-Oncology Program, the Spinal Defects Clinic and the Epilepsy Program.

Conditions we treat with neurosurgery

Learn more about the Neuroscience Institute at Children’s Colorado.

Doctors in a research lab.

The Search for the Pathways of Craniopharyngioma

Learn how Pediatric Neurosurgeon Dr. Todd Hankinson is partnering internationally to discover a treatment for the underlying mechanisms of craniopharyngioma.

Craniopharyngioma Research

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