The ability of your child to think, move and communicate all relate to the nervous system. Consisting of the brain, spinal cord and nerves, the nervous system can be affected by many disorders that interfere with your child’s development, including:
- Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
- Brain Injury
- Neonatal seizures
- Nervous tics
- Sleep disorders
As a patient in the Pediatric Neurology program at the Ronald McDonald® Children’s Hospital of Loyola University Medical Center, your child will benefit from the latest diagnostic testing available, including MRI, CAT scan, EEG/EMG, PET scan, epilepsy monitoring and sleep studies. As a top teaching hospital, Loyola’s pediatric neurologists have access to the latest in research and clinical trials. If your child requires surgery, you can count on receiving the most advanced care available from a multidisciplinary team of neurological experts.