Pediatric neurology

Prevea has the region's only pediatric neurologist, so you can expect advanced care right here in eastern Wisconsin.

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Why choose Prevea pediatric neurology in Northeast Wisconsin?

Count on our renowned pediatric neurologist to provide compassionate care and progressive treatments for your child’s neurological disorders and conditions including pediatric seizures and children with epilepsy.

Key services

  • Baclofen pump management
  • Botox® for movement disorders
  • Diagnostics including: Electroencephalogram (EEG), Evoked potentials (SSEPs, BAERs, VEPs) and Electromyography (EMG)
  • Ketogenic diet for seizures
  • Long-term EEG monitoring for seizure disorders
  • Therapeutic whole-body hypothermia for birth depression
  • Vagal nerve stimulator management

Prevea has the region's only pediatric neurologist

Neurological problems in children vary greatly from those experienced by adults. Prevea has the region’s only pediatric neurologist–and the only in Wisconsin–who is fellowship trained and boarded in both pediatric neuromuscular disorders and pediatric epilepsy.

We offer an enzyme replacement therapy program for Muscular Dystrophy, the first of its kind in the state of Wisconsin.

We offer leading-edge pediatric neurology services and are home to one of the first programs in the United States, and first in Wisconsin, to utilize deep brain stimulation in the treatment of complex movement disorders. In addition, we provide the region’s first and only therapeutic whole-body hypothermia for birth depression.

We treat the following neurological disorders in children: brain tumors; epilepsy disorders including intractable epilepsy; headaches; head injuries; motor, cognitive or language skill deficiencies including learning disability/learning problems; seizures, including new onset seizures, afebrile seizures, frontal lobe seizures and absence seizures; movement disorders including cerebral palsy, spasticity and tic disorders; multiple sclerosis; neuromuscular diseases such as muscular dystrophy, myasthenia gravis and peripheral neuropathy; metabolic disorders; mitochondrial disorders; and neurocutaneous diseases such as tuberous sclerosis and neurofibromatosis.

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Movement disorders clinic for kids

Prevea Movement Disorders Clinic allows your child to meet with a team of experts (pediatric neurologist, pediatric orthopedic surgeon and pediatric therapist) in one location with one appointment for your convenience. Together, the specialists develop an individual treatment plan for your child.

Find a pediatric neurology provider

If your child has neurological disorders or conditions, contact us today. Our Prevea pediatric neurology experts provide compassionate care and progressive treatments to help your child.