Neurology

A Leader in Advanced Diagnosis, Treatment and Groundbreaking Research in Pediatric Neurological Disorders

Neurology

As a leading national program, our specialists are experts in treating a broad range of pediatric neurological disorders. But we don’t stop there. Nationwide Children’s Hospital is home to renowned expertise in highly specialized areas of pediatric neurology, such as epilepsysleep medicineneuromuscular disordersstrokeintracranial hypertensionheadacheneurodevelopmental disabilities and more. This allows us to offer comprehensive, family-centered care. We participate in clinical and basic-science research programs, and our faculty has prominent roles in local, national, and international organizations. For these reasons, The Division of Child Neurology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is recognized as a leader in pediatric neurological disorders.

US News Badge Neurology and Neurosurgery

Neurology is a top 10 specialty according to US News and World Report

Our specialists are experts in treating a broad range of pediatric neurological disorders. Nationwide Children’s Hospital is home to renowned experts in highly specialized areas of pediatric neurology, such as epilepsy, sleep medicine, neuromuscular disorders, stroke, intracranial hypertension, headache and neurodevelopmental disabilities.

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

Anup D. Patel

Anup D. Patel, MD, is Section Chief of Pediatric Neurology at Nationwide Children’s and Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics and Neurology at The Ohio State University College of Medicine.

Young Boy Leaning on Chair in Hospital

Epilepsy Center

As a Level 4 Epilepsy Center, we are a referral center for epilepsy patients from across our region and beyond. In addition to standard clinical services, we provide complex neurodiagnostic monitoring, as well as extensive medical, neuropsychological and psychosocial treatment.

Physicians of the Section of Neurology engage in an array of ongoing research activities. Learn more about our clinical research. 

Neurology & Neurosciences Clinical Research

Learn more about clinical research relating to neurology and neurosciences.

Gene Therapy Clinical Research

Learn more about ongoing clinical trials and other clinical research related to muscular dystrophies and other disorders.

Patient Stories

Levi K

Read Levi's Story

Name: Levi K.
Condition(s): Mitochondrial Encephalomyopathies

Levi maxed out most of the medications for seizure that he was on. He took 15 different medications twice a day. He also had infantile spasms, and he went blind around 7-months-old.

Conditions We Treat

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