An Innovative Approach to Sciatic Nerve Repair
Neurosurgeon Allan Belzberg, M.D., and orthopaedic trauma surgeon Greg Osgood, M.D., collaborated to offer a novel way to repair the sciatic nerve of a patient.
COVID-19 Safety in the Johns Hopkins Epilepsy Monitoring Units
Neurologists Gregory Bergey, Mackenzie Cervenka and Sarah Kelley provide an overview of COVID-19- safety measures in the adult and pediatric epilepsy monitoring units at The Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Case Presentation: Spinal Epidermoid Tumor
A 6-year-old girl was unable to walk due to pain in her back. After she was taken to Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, imaging showed a large mass filling the spinal canal and pushing out the spinal roots at L4–L5.
Case Presentation: Pediatric Intracranial Epidural Hematoma
Traumatic brain injury is the leading cause of death in children in the U.S. Watch as the director of pediatric neurosurgery, Alan Cohen, describes the case of a 15-month-old child who was rushed to Johns Hopkins Children’s Center after ...
Case Presentation: Ganglioglioma Brain Tumor
Alan Cohen, director of Johns Hopkins pediatric neurosurgery, shares the case of a 12-year-old boy who had a generalized seizure that led him to the emergency room. An MRI showed a tumor in the left parietal lobe of the brain.
Q&A About the Use of Gene Transfer Therapy for the Treatment of Rare Pediatric Neurologic Disorders
Pediatric neurologist Tom Crawford discusses how gene transfer therapy is being used to treat rare neurologic diseases in children.
Case Presentation: Resection of Large Pediatric Spinal Cord Tumor
Director of pediatric neurosurgery, Alan Cohen, discusses the case of a previously healthy 8-year-old boy who presented with progressive hip, back and leg pain as well as bladder and bowel dysfunction.
Surgical Reconstruction for Pediatric Cranial Anomalies | FAQ
Hear from Richard Redett and Eric Jackson, pediatric surgeons at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, as they discuss the causes and surgical treatment options for cranial anomalies in children.
Case Presentation: Resection of Intradural, Intramedullary Capillary Hemangioma Dermal Sinus Tract
Johns Hopkins pediatric neurosurgeon Mari Groves discusses a case of a young girl who presented with an intradural, intramedullary extension of a capillary hemangioma and progressive neurological decline.
Innovations in Pediatric Headache Treatments
Christopher Oakley, director of the Johns Hopkins Pediatric Headache Center, discusses the challenges of diagnosing pediatric headache, and talks about lifestyle changes and medications to help ease the pain
Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy Procedure – Cerebral Palsy
Shenandoah Robinson, a Johns Hopkins Children’s Center neurosurgeon, discusses the opportunities for selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR) in cerebral palsy patients.