The Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, part of Nicklaus Children's Brain Institute, is the largest pediatric neurosurgical service in Florida and one of the most recognized programs in the country.
The Division of Neurosurgery is one of the busiest referral centers for treating young children with complex nervous system disorders such as:
- pediatric brain tumors
- intractable epilepsy
- complex cases of hydrocephalus
- craniosynostosis/craniofacial syndromes
- spasticity and movement disorders
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IThe Division of Neurosurgery offers state of the art surgical management of disorders of the nervous system including:
In addition to their clinical expertise using minimally invasive endoscopic techniques, frameless stereotactic guidance, MRI-guided laser ablation surgery (Visualase) and intraoperative mapping to preserve normal brain function – the surgical team is pushing forward the frontiers of pediatric neurosurgery through its active clinical and translational research programs to develop novel treatment approaches for pediatric brain tumors and head trauma and new non-invasive surgical approaches for the treatment of epilepsy.
Our Team of Experts
The Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery is led by renowned pediatric neurosurgeons who are recognized for excellence among their peers based upon their surgical expertise, their numerous publications in textbooks and peer-reviewed journals, and their lectures both nationally and internationally.
- Dr. John Ragheb
- Dr. Sanjiv Bhatia
- Dr. Toba Niazi