Spina Bifida

The Spina Bifida Clinic provides care for infants, children, adolescents, and young adults who have a neural tube defect, including myelomeningocele, encephalocele, or lipomyelomeningocele. A multidisciplinary team, led by a pediatric neurologist and an advanced practice nurse, provide care from birth up to age 21 years. During one comprehensive visit, patients and families can see orthopedics, urology, neurosurgery, physical therapy, neurology, social work or a general pediatrician.

Prenatal counseling and education services are also provided.