The Brain Institute

Conditions We Treat

Nicklaus Children's Brain Institute provides state-of-the-art medical and surgical care for a full spectrum of pediatric neurological disorders. We have a comprehensive range of specialists, programs and clinics covering the following conditions:

Achondroplasia

Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis

Acute Transverse Myelitis

Amplified Musculoskeletal Pain Syndrome

Anencephaly

Aneurysms

Arachnoid Cysts

Arterial Dissections

Arterial Ischemic Stroke

Astrocytoma

Attention Deficit and Learning Disorders (ADHD)

Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor

Autism

Becker's Muscular Dystrophy

Bell's Palsy

Bone Dysplasia

Brain Abscess/Subdural Empyema

Brain Infections

Brain Injury

Brain Tumors

Cavernous Malformations

CDKL5 Disorder

Cerebral Palsy from Birth-Related Complications

Cerebral Venous Thrombosis/Cerebral Sinovenous Thrombosis

Cerebrovascular Accidents

Chiari Malformation

Choroid Plexus Brain Tumor

CLOVES Syndrome

Concussions

Congenital abnormalities of the Central Nervous System (CNS)

Congenital Heart Defects/Disease

Craniofacial Abnormalities

Craniopharyngioma

Craniosynostosis

Cushing's Syndrome (Hypercortisolism)

Demyelinating Disease

Developmental Delays

Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG)

Disc Herniation

Dwarfism

Dyslexia

Eastern Equine Encephalitis

Embryonal Brain Tumors

Encephalitis

Encephalocele

Ependymoma

Epilepsy

Erb's Palsy

Facial Motion Disorders

Facial Nerve Paralysis

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Fetal CNS Abnormalities

Fibrous Dysplasia

Friedreich's Ataxia

Genetic Diseases

Glioblastoma Multiforme

Glioma

Gliomatosis Cerebri

Glucose Transporter Type 1 Deficiency

Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Hamartoma

Head and Spine Trauma

Headaches

Hemorrhagic Stroke

Hereditary Neuropathy

Hydrocephalus

Hyperhidrosis

Inborn Errors of Metabolism

Inflammatory Brain or Spine Disease

Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Ischemic Stroke

Landau-Kleffner Syndrome

Learning Disorders and Disabilities

Leukodystrophy

Macrocephaly

Malignant Glioma

Medulloblastoma

Meningocele

Metopic Synostosis

Microcephaly

Movement Disorders

Moyamoya Disease

Muscular Dystrophy (MD)

Myasthenia Gravis

Myelomeningocele

Myotonic Dystrophy

Nerve Injuries

Nervous System Disorders

Neural Tube Defects

Neurocutaneous Syndromes

Neurofibrosarcoma

Neurogenetic–Neurometabolic Abnormalities

Neuromyelitis Optica

Neuronal and Mixed Neuronal-Glial Tumors

Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Peripheral Nerve Injuries

Peripheral Neuropathy

Periventricular Leukomalacia

Pfeiffer Syndrome

Pilocytic Astrocytoma

Plagiocephaly

Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors (PNET)

Pseudotumor Cerebri

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

Rett Syndrome

Seizures

Skull Fracture

Sleep Disorders

Speech Disorders

Spina Bifida

Spinal Cord Injury

Stroke disorders and hypercoagulation disorders

Syringomyelia

Tectal Gliomas

Tethered Spinal Cord

Transverse myelitis

Traumatic Brain Injury

Tuberous Sclerosis

Vascular Malformations

Venous Sinus Disease

Ventriculomegaly

Viral Encephalitis

Contact the Brain Institute
 786-624-2381

Frankie's Story - The Brain Institute
This is the story of how the Brain Institute at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital helped Frankie to have a healthy and normal life after a brain injury.

Service Locations

Nicklaus Children's Aventura Care Center
20295 NE 29th Place
Suite 300
Aventura, FL 33180

Nicklaus Children's Dan Marino Outpatient Center
2900 S. Commerce Parkway
Weston, FL 33331

Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
3100 SW 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

Nicklaus Children's Palm Beach Gardens Outpatient Center
11310 Legacy Avenue
Legacy Place
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

Nicklaus Children's West Kendall Outpatient Center
13400 SW 120th Street
Suite 100
Miami, FL 33186

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